Audrey Assad “Even the Winter”

Seeds in Dreams

I recently heard a dream in which the last image was a decorative pin the dreamer had made with seed beads sewn onto leather. Because of the work we’d done on earlier parts of the dream, she had the realization that the seeds were the experiences she’s had in life, that everything she’d known was […]


Years ago my husband and I converted our front lawn into raised flower beds and planted flowers that wouldn’t require as much water in our dry climate as the Kentucky Bluegrass that had been there. I planted peonies because I’d fallen in love with the ones I’d seen blooming in the cemetery in Pipestone, Minnesota. […]