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the leaves teach about the wind

In presence on November 13, 2010 at 2:02 pm

The leaves in the wind teach 

the gardener to listen

when there are no leaves.

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rain

In gardening, idtenity, relationships, survival, worry on November 1, 2010 at 12:25 am

The rain challenges the gardener’s trust.

Stones must be scrutinized in order to believe each will accept him.

Tools slip and cut indiscriminately.

Trees will turn on him as he leans against their slick bodies.