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BLOSSOM COMMUNITY GARDEN & PAVILION By Dan Laster
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The Rhode Island School of Design gives first year architecture graduate and sophomore undergraduate students a unique opportunity to design and build a structure at full scale in the Architectural... More > Design studio. The course teaches analytical thinking and building through the material act of construction, allowing students to explore the relationship between drawing, modeling, and building.< Less
BLOSSOM COMMUNITY GARDEN & PAVILION By Dan Laster
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The Rhode Island School of Design gives first year architecture graduate and sophomore undergraduate students a unique opportunity to design and build a structure at full scale in the Architectural... More > Design studio. The course teaches analytical thinking and building through the material act of construction, allowing students to explore the relationship between drawing, modeling, and building.< Less
Time in a Garden By Mary A Agria
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Laced with gardening tips, wit and wisdom, TIME IN A GARDEN is an inspiring story of emotional and spiritual growth...for gardeners of all ages, for mothers and daughters, and anyone struggling to... More > bloom where they are planted. Retired and in their sixties, Eve Brenneman and Adam Groft land in an unlikely Eden, helping a crew of senior citizens beautify their dying rural community by creating a perennial garden along an interstate offramp. Eve is widowed, estranged from her daughters. Adam has spent a lifetime avoiding relationships and expectations that he run the family nursery business. When Eve starts writing a garden column in the local county weekly, these unforgettable characters embark on a heartwarming, poignant journey to discover love and meaning and cope with growth and loss in the changing season of their lives. In Eve’s words: "We all do battle with stony ground and unseasonable dry spells over the years. Though we may not call ourselves gardeners, it is the human experience."< Less
Garden of Eve By Mary A Agria
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Grief changes everything. Devastated by the loss of her beloved Adam, writer Eve Brennerman despairs of finding new ground upon which to rebuild her life. And then one wintery morning, Eve spots a... More > rusty junker stranded outside the nursery she has inherited from Adam. Fate? Or coincidence? "Woman, Mother, Widow. All true and yet those words do not define me. My life is a work in progress." And thus Eve starts out on a journey to bloom where she is planted. "A tender, intelligent, heartbreaking and joyous celebration of the circle of life and the seasons." (Sharon Lovejoy, best-selling author and illustrator of garden and nature books.) GARDEN OF EVE is the second novel in the LIFE IN THE GARDEN SERIES.< Less
The Holiday Garden By Jilly Karls
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The Holiday Garden is a tale of shrubs and flowers, trees and plants, who live in a garden belonging to wealthy and neglectful owners, and so it is that they have to fend for themselves. It is the... More > story of Big Dog, a handsome Cornus, who has escaped the incarceration of a nursery and has come to live in the Holiday Garden, and so found a small community of trees and plants who have become reliant upon each other for survival. It is an account of his love for the beautiful and elegant Pru, his tolerance of the annoying and nosy Mrs. Forsyth and his empathy for other smaller and more vulnerable plants and flowers. With so little human care it is the very real and sad truth of what happens when gardens and their residents are abandoned to the mercy of Mother Nature, and their unfailing optimism. Their little community suffers melancholy, unrequited love, happiness, and heartbreak. Their characters are dependent, simple, neighbourly, antisocial, generous and tender.< Less
Garden of Innocents By Jo Hilliard
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Life isn't always what it seems. Fear can be mistaken for anger. Lust is frequently seen as love. And guilt sometimes masquerades as grief. Enter the world of a young woman caught in the midst of... More > intrigue, whom no one understands fully. She is completely isolated until life turns the tables on her, throwing her into the midst of a caring community who refuse to believe the worst, even when she believes it herself.< Less
Garden of Innocents By Jo Hilliard
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Life isn't always what it seems. Fear can be mistaken for anger. Lust is frequently seen as love. And guilt sometimes masquerades as grief. Enter the world of a young woman caught in the midst of... More > intrigue, whom no one understands fully. She is completely isolated until life turns the tables on her, throwing her into the midst of a caring community who refuse to believe the worst, even when she believes it herself.< Less
Fenced Off, Obscured or Painted Over: Photographs of Murals in Six Community Gardens in the Lower East Side of Manhattan By Bill Brown
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A collection of photographs of beautiful multi-colored murals surrounding six community gardens in New York City circa 1997-1998.
Tending the Soul's Garden, Hardcover By Denise Rushing
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We are alive at an amazing and difficult time: where humans around the globe are both connected and facing the reality that the entire planet is in peril. As each of us engages in the difficult work... More > ahead, we risk becoming depleted and disheartened; there is much to do and powerful forces support the continued plundering of planetary and human communities. Permaculture, also known as regenerative design or ecological agriculture, (permanent agriculture) provides a design framework for empowerment and action; cultivating inner wisdom and gifts, honoring the wisdom of nature and engaging in the world as nature does. Permaculture ethics, intentions and principles are those of nature herself, and can be applied to the garden, the farm, and indeed any living system including human structures. Tending the Soul's Garden is an introduction to applied permaculture and how it can help us engage in difficult and sometimes overwhelming work with a sense of balance, hope and purpose.< Less
Tending the Soul's Garden, Hardcover By Denise Rushing
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We are alive at an amazing and difficult time: where humans around the globe are both connected and facing the reality that the entire planet is in peril. As each of us engages in the difficult work... More > ahead, we risk becoming depleted and disheartened; there is much to do and powerful forces support the continued plundering of planetary and human communities. Permaculture, also known as regenerative design or ecological agriculture, (permanent agriculture) provides a design framework for empowerment and action; cultivating inner wisdom and gifts, honoring the wisdom of nature and engaging in the world as nature does. Permaculture ethics, intentions and principles are those of nature herself, and can be applied to the garden, the farm, and indeed any living system including human structures. Tending the Soul's Garden is an introduction to applied permaculture and how it can help us engage in difficult and sometimes overwhelming work with a sense of balance, hope and purpose.< Less

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