TABLE OF CONTENTS
Miracle in a Dixie Cup
The astonishing promise of a seed.
Th Gift of a Wreath
Finding Christmas in a nursing home.
The Holiday Newsletter
Sharing the simply mah-vel-ous gardening year.
SPECIAL! Read this story now!
Pulling the troops–uh, African violets–through the Big One.
Grown in a Greenhouse
Yet, somehow, I never took root.
Like a Leaf
How my garden helped me jump out of a plane
at 13,000 feet.
Plant Life, Human Life
Of care, connection, and perseverance
Guardian to a Pea
A plant collector meets his match—
the coveted parsley pea.
Like White Roses in a Wet Spring
Mike McGrath’s wretched rose mishap.
The holidays are over, but a certain houseguest
refuses to leave.
On the Brink
The end of winter is the beginning—
of a wild ride.
Of fences, gardens, lawns, dogs, and children.
I Love Seed Catalogs!
I do, I do, I do!
To My Healing
In my garden.
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