The calm after the storm.
Gardening requires continuous effort and attention, but it is physically and emotionally rewarding, for those who throw themselves into it. Spending time alone with nature, the real gift however is the intellectual stimulus and spiritual connection it often provides. After a storm wrecks havoc to my garden, there is only one thing to do, be grateful for who and what has survived, cleanup, replant and rebuild. During and after each storm or encounter, I learn something more a