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  • May 11th, 2010 | 6:37 PM
Garden Videos

I'm hard at work on the synopsis for Flyboy but I took some videos of the garden today and thought I'd share them. I'll apologize in advance for the shakiness in some.

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May 12th, 2010 01:02 pm (UTC)
What beautiful gardens! What a refuge, and respite from writing.
May 13th, 2010 06:07 am (UTC)
Thank you. I do find peace just wandering around out there.
May 12th, 2010 02:06 pm (UTC)
Wow, it's turned into such a paradise! How inviting and soothing it looks! :)
May 13th, 2010 06:08 am (UTC)
Thanks, Terri. It's amazing to me how fast things have grown but then that's the advantage of using natives. We're getting so much bird and bug activity. I just love it!
May 12th, 2010 03:56 pm (UTC)
You've created an oasis, Susan. If I were a bird, I know where I'd hang out. Beautiful. And such a contrast to your neighbors' manicured, sterile-looking lawns. I would love to sit on that bench and listen to the birds.

Thank you for sharing.
May 13th, 2010 06:08 am (UTC)
Thank you, Tracy. Yeah, we're the odd house on the block for sure but everyone loves that I'm bringing in the birds.
May 13th, 2010 02:14 pm (UTC)
I'm glad they appreciate the way you've enhanced the neighborhood. :)
May 13th, 2010 02:15 am (UTC)
Absolutely beautiful! Where do you find the time?
May 13th, 2010 06:10 am (UTC)
Thank you. Well I designed and installed it right after I was laid off from the day job so it was a good time to focus in the yard. Since we're going for the natural look, we don't do a lot of upkeep. When I go out with the dog I pull any visible weeds and we trim things as needed but it's not overly needy. No lawn to mow. No fertilizer. There are still projects to be done though. :)
May 13th, 2010 02:30 am (UTC)
Gorgeous. I bet you write on that bench all the time:)
May 13th, 2010 06:10 am (UTC)
It's one of my three favorite places to curl up. That one's a glider then there's the settee on the patio and the settee in the front courtyard. All of them just my size.
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Who am I?I was born on the Cancer/Leo cusp and share a birthday with Ernest Hemingway and Robin Williams. The similarities don't stop there as I can go from depressed to ecstatic without ever passing go. I feel scared most of the time though my friends call me brave and I find it easier to believe in my friends than to believe in my own abilities to make what I want out of my life.

Who am I? A wife, a mother, a daughter, and even, gulp, a grandmother.

Who am I? A writer who never gets tired of playing with words, even when the words are hard to find. A writer of books for children and articles for grown-ups and many things in-between.

Who am I? A motivational speaker, writing instructor, workshop leader and full-time follower of dreams.

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