Today, I see no goldfish in the central pond. I wonder if they are hiding in the muck with the frogs, or if they got choked by the algae bloom. There is still a good sized goldie, about 7 inches long, in the water hole by the hellebores under the Hemlock tree, and another smaller fish in Persephone’s portal.
Barbie Darwin Burr was born in La Jolla, California into a Navy family. Moving every year made gardening difficult, but not impossible for her father, a disciple of Scott and Helen Nearing and a man with a vast ability to imagine and create.