January 5, 2009
December 29, 2008 A lot of the people in my life had very unusual holidays. Certainly the economy had something to do with it, as did the weather, and a sad variety of different illnesses.
December 22, 2008 Talking Plants Entry #196
December 11, 2008 NPR Talking Plants blogger Ketzel Levine begins to talk about being laid off this week.
December 7, 2008 If you happen to be a vegetarian, the news that a farmer's been losing money on his cattle and has decided to sell them is a good thing. The equation's very simple: fewer cows, fewer cows slaughtered.
December 2, 2008 If it isn't already on your radar for the trip you will inevitably take to my fair city, Portland, OR. (enough about theirs), do not choose between this and fill-i
December 1, 2008 I know it's amusing when death takes a holiday (see: movies, books, musicals, The Sopranos, etc), but infinitely less popular when a blogger does the same. And I didn't even go anywhere, at least not physically, though I do remember enjoying mysel...
November 20, 2008 The chorus is growing louder and louder to get our President-elect to convert a few acres of the White House lawn into a productive organic farm.
November 18, 2008 Radial blurs and sepia tones are showing up among the flora in the Talking Plants Flickr pool.
November 17, 2008 When the Santa Barbara fire began last week in the community of Montecito, I thought of two people: T.C.Boyle and Ganna Walska.
November 7, 2008 It's a candyland of yellow, purple, red, blue and silver foliage at one of Portland's oldest and botanically best private gardens.
November 5, 2008 The campaign promises are over; now to deliver the sublime, as we throw open the gates of a private Portland garden on the headiest day of American democracy we are ever likely to know.
November 4, 2008 After my dog ran away, my house was broken into, my water heater burst and a flu invaded my body, I'm still willing to believe in autumn foliage as its backlit by a Northwest sun.
October 26, 2008 In an exclusive interview with Ketzel Levine's runaway beagle who has just returned from four days on the road, a wannabe Brooke Gladstone of On The Media fame gets to the bottom of the story.
October 24, 2008 That's the headline, the happy ending details TOMORROW!!