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painting of a hummingbird and the earth viewed from space

Life on Earth

Broad Tailed Hummingbird and Earth © Isa Catto “The whole of life is coming to terms with yourself and the natural world. Why are you here? How do you fit in? What’s it all about?”David Attenborough When I was seven, I released a candy wrapper out of an open car window to see it take flight. My father caught me in the act and pulled over, and then patiently waited for traffic to pass. He then turned the car around to look for the trash I had so gleefully deposited in space. It was easy to spot the crumpled neon…
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Isa’s Journal

painting of a hummingbird and the earth viewed from space

Life on Earth

Broad Tailed Hummingbird and Earth © Isa Catto “The whole of life is coming to terms with yourself and the natural world. Why are you…
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photo of a snowy hillside with three elk

Elk Dreams

There is no succinct beginning or end to a garden season. Rather, the seasons are on a constant loop with variations in tempo. Winter is when…
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red flowering amaryllis in a clay pot with vibrant yellow wall in background

Into the Blue Again

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” Anais Nin Every…
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Deep red burgundy amaryllis getting ready to bloom

Crazy Little Thing Called Love

Embracing Valentine’s Day. Finally. Love yourself. Then forget it. Then, love the world. Mary Oliver When I was young and a great deal more cynical,  I…
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