First Time Buying Food In 2 1/2 Months

Yesterday we broke our run of not buying food. It had been going really since late February of this year. So I guess we only made it 2 and 1/2 months. Two and a half months we went without buying food from anywhere or anybody. That's pretty good. We don't plan on really quitting and… Continue reading First Time Buying Food In 2 1/2 Months

You can never come back to now

The wasps looking for a way in, a bean field swept clean, a great orange moon that rises through branches and clouds They pick up walnuts by the wagon-full and she sits patiently missing a finger, plucking goji berries for the old man whose prostate is to benefit She was excited to find potatoes under… Continue reading You can never come back to now

Blind To Any Better Dawn Rising

There is a hope that this farm will feed us So we planted an orchard full of fruits and nuts And hope is sometimes misplaced So we planted another orchard full of fruits and nuts And you can never quite be sure of anything So we let the cattails go and the sun-choke grow And… Continue reading Blind To Any Better Dawn Rising

On the Topic of Sustainable Modern Humans

The farm we toured was less than 10 years old The land inherited The focus of the tour was a method of hog raising, Pastured in the woods, that had been in operation for 3 years I looked at the bare under-story and The mature oaks in the canopy, The pigs in their cravats, leaning… Continue reading On the Topic of Sustainable Modern Humans