Headed off on our first proper outing today. We had a sleepover last night at my parent's house. I left the fronds in the room with the fire for the night, hoping the warmth would bring us closer to germination for the other seeds. Purslane is the only one who has appeared so far, which … Continue reading An outing
This moment; and the moment before. Doubt; and then hope. Sameness like the days before it; and then your two seed leaves, like a gift, a greeting, a promise, a manifesto, an invitation to adventure, a tentative but oh so powerful presence. Seed dormancy through cold mornings, sunny autumn days; what were you working on … Continue reading Life!
I woke up thinking about you this morning. Shall I address you as you? Our language does not have a pronoun for other-than-human kin. I wonder if any language does?