Monthly Archives: April 2009

Meditation on Oleander

Born a little soon, raised on too much moon, learned to get by on “Leave me alone.” Be the restless one, be the burning son. Then you filled your hands with oleander and all the strippings of pride gone astray. … Continue reading

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Beautiful Filler

Baby’s breath (Gypsophila) is one of the most popular “fillers” for cut-flower arrangements. After you tell the florist that you would like a dozen roses, or six lilies, or any mixed bouquet, they will generally set off the blossoms that … Continue reading

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