I just got great news—my essay Getting Old Gratefully was accepted for Chicken Soup for the Soul: Think Positive! It will be in bookstores Sept 28. I'm pretty excited, a first Chicken Soup for me. I see it's already at Amazon.com.
I'm a plant-driven garden designer and garden writer, author of 6 books including "Married to My Garden" and Garden Retreats" and garden columnist for the Portland Tribune (check their green newspaper box on Thursdays for your free copy ).