Who Is Pat Stone?

who-is-ps-imgCoAuthor of Chicken Soup for the Gardener’s Soul: 101 Stories to Make the Heart Bloom, part of the best-selling Chicken Soup for the Soul series.

Editor/Publisher/Creator of GreenPrints, “The Weeder’s Digest,” since 1990 the only magazine devoted to sharing the human side of gardening in the fine prose and art.

“The Garrison Keillor of Gardening,” Pat is exciting, funny, and inspiring gardening speaker/performer on topics such as:

  • The Greatest Garden Stories Ever Told: The most humorous, heartfelt, and inspiring true garden stories of all
  • Real Gardeners’ True Confessions: The Worst and Funniest Mistakes Even Top Gardeners Have Made
  • The First Rule of Weeding: Humor-and instruction-on weeds
  • You Have It to Share: Stories of the ways gardens bring us together

Author of Easy Gardening 101 (Storey) & Editor, Weeder’s Digest, The Best of GreenPrints (Fulcrum)

Former TV Garden Correspondent, CBS This Morning, Public Radio Commentator, and Garden editor, Mother Earth News Magazine.

Pat Stone is a hoot! He is a great storyteller – hilarious one minutes, inspirational the next. He has a way of reaching inside you and flipping switches. I defy any gardener to come away unchanged after a session with Pat Stone. I wish I had his energy and charisma. Put them together with my good looks and I would be unbeatable!” – Jim Wilson, The Victory Garden