Growing down

There’s a marvelous power in feeling rooted: a delicious upsurge of creative energy, a sense of self-authority, an expansiveness. I believe we miss ~ somewhere in our deepest psyche ~ being trees. I think we’re also confused about the idea of being rooted. I don’t think it means necessarily that we have to live in…

Man oh man

Peperomia pellucida, man oh man or lingua de sapo here, is a small, shallow rooted, succulent leafed and stemmed herb which likes shady, moist spots. It stands about 10 inches high, though can vary between 6 to 15 inches.  The stem is a light yellow green, smooth and round in shape, juicy and a little…