Honeybee and Bumblebee: An Up Close Comparison

one of our honeybees

Above is one of our honeybees, below a bumblebee. Both are gathering nectar and pollen from a sunflower in our garden.

The value of time.

I have recently read two books The 4-Hour Work Week by Tim Ferris www.fourhourworkweek.com and Vagabonding by Rolf Potts www.vagabonding.net which both discuss the idea of time being a form of wealth. This is something I almost instinctually understood once I began to work…

Truckbed Tribe Poetry

I was once a part of a group of poets known only to themselves as the Truckbed Tribe. Matt, Rhoade, Alaska, Giovanni others who I do not list because I cannot remember their names sat in the back of a pickup and read poems…

And the horse you rode in on.

I am dying to harvest this and make a bloody mary with my own homegrown horseradish freshly grated. It is a long time till the first frost, but everyone needs a goal in life. The bloody mary is my favorite drink, I am planning…