August 4, 2022
Welcome to August, and the beginning of the Hawthorne gardening program! See the post below for something of a manifesto to get us started for this month, and the mnemonic outline of what we’ll be covering. We’re going to cover a LOT of ground, but here are just a few key highlights from this month: You’ll workshop a dream list of all the different things you would want in your ideal habitat, and go through a visioning process to discover what is most important to you in the landscape.
August 3, 2022
You know how the world feels stressful and hostile, like it is a struggle to just show up as a human being? Of course, nobody said the human experience is supposed to be easy, but the setup we’ve got now is caustically anti-human. Why is it like this? This month I’ll be exploring this question… from a very specific angle, and in reverse. In reverse: what should our world look like?