I am delighted to announce that an excerpt of the following piece will be published along with the work of other women from around the world in a new release called Summer: Women’s Writings for the Season of Beauty and Resilience.  The Women’s Anthology celebrates women’s voices and the connection between nature, the seasons and our inner lives. The book will be published on Kindle and in print for a launch on June 21 (the summer solstice). Click here for more information:

Using the natural environment to dry clothes is not only energy efficient; it gives me another opportunity to bask in the beauty of these ridges and inhale fresh air. Fortunately, the wind must be coming from the right direction today because I do not smell the familiar stench of cow manure.

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