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My garden gives me so much, I'm amazed it's such a lost art in this culture.

When I lived in Europe, I saw what an intimate relationship people had with the place they lived in. They laid claim to and cared for every smallest bit of their land.

When I came back from there, I started to develop my yard. The result has been not only beauty and improved energy flow in the physical place; not only joy and better health for me; but a growing understanding that the Earth teaches us everything we need to know about life, if we pay attention

Here's what I've managed to pay attention to.

(There are more essays, along with factual articles, in the archive for my newspaper column "Green Hands.")