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Plum Rising

But it was just a tree. Or it might have been just a pet. Or a cup. Or someone you didn’t even know that well. Why do these losses sometimes crack us open so deeply? If Leonard Cohen, Canadian poet and songwriter, had heard…

Beside the Plum

If you didn’t drop this class after enduring my stint as the rambling substitute teacher yesterday, I have the distinct pleasure of re-introducing the Plum Tree today. I know what you’re thinking; having met the plum couple yesterday, why aren’t they presenting together today?…

Under the Plum: The Prequel

“The hair on my arms stood straight up and that’s when I knew.” I asked you to meet me at the plum tree, so it could help explain how I came to live in Cape Breton, but I have something to share before we…

Hungry for Nature?

This diary records my personal pathway to becoming a Student of Nature. It can be anyone’s journey, but this one is mine. I came back to the land on my quest to bring healing and meaning into my life. And sure enough, Nature was…