Today was the day to dig in the dirt. Turn it and prepare it. Three gardens beds. One already full and growing strong, sweet potato and pumpkin. The other two needed to be dug and mulched a final time before planting.
Three hours later the earth is ready for the seedling that we have been growing. It is now time for our winter crop to begin its life.
"HealingBy D. H. Lawrence
I am not a mechanism, an assembly of various sections.
And it is not because the mechanism is working wrongly, that I am ill.
I am ill because of wounds to the soul, to the deep emotional self
and the wounds to the soul take a long, long time, only time can help
and patience, and a certain difficult repentance long, difficult repentance,
realization of life’s mistake, and the freeing oneself
from the endless repetition of the mistake
which mankind at large has chosen to sanctify