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1-20   Burned Out Blues   A Poem, pulled from archives by request, with small revisions.

 

 Burned Out Blues   A recording of Jon Reading his poem.  5 minutes and 32 seconds.

 

1-17    Know Your Grower   A song.  Remix, mixed down to an MP3 file.  I just recorded this version, fifteen minutes ago.  I'm still somewhat new to performing songs, but I've built about a hundred songs and intend to express them on my website. We'll agree to call them a little rough but building toward what I want them to be,

 

1-13   Thirteen Poems about Ravens   A poem. I studied Wallace Stevens poem "Thirteen ways of Looking at a Blackbird," used its structure, and developed the meaning of my poem from it.  Studying the poems side by side is worth your time.  Copyright laws prevent my publication of Wallace Steven's poem, but you can find it with any search engine.)

 

1-11  Gardening the Desert  An essay.  5047 words.

 

1-7   Rototill for Breakfast   An essay.

 

1-2-2018   Webmaster's Journal  1-2-2018.

 

12-28-2017   Orange Carrots Mixed among Red Srawberries   An essay.  1245 words.

 

12-20   Gardening the Fishpond in Our Backyard   An essay.  727 words.

 

12-16   Between Storms, a Garden   An essay.  1469 words.

 

12-12   Hummingbird in Spray   An  essay from C.Remmerde's Journal of the Sonoran Desert.

 

12-11  Gardening Where Few Dare   An essay.

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12-7  Raising Five to Garden   An essay.

 

12-4   Building Winter Compost  An essay.

 

11-30   Bird of Fire, Bird of Snow  A poem.  

Reading of Bird of Fire, Bird of Snow  

I Ate Lunch   A poem.  

Reading of I Ate Lunch

 

11-26   Handyman   Fiction  4185 words.

 

11-22   The Ordinary Start of My Extraordinary Day by Juniper Kistner nee Remmerde.  An essay.

 

11-17   A Waterfall in Our Backyard  An essay.

 

11-9   Fox in My Yard Text and photo by C. Remmerde.

 

 Bullfight   An Essay.   888 words.

 11-7   Foxes on the Sonoran  Desert  Journal entries from the Sonoran Desert.   Text by C. Remmerde. Photographs by C. Remmerde and U. Ashby.

 

11-6   The Housekeeper and the Poet   An essay by Laura Remmerde.  Published in The Christian Science Monitor.

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11-1-2017   Headed Down the Road   A Song (remix).

 

10-27   How I Found My Way Home  An essay by Juniper Kistner (nee Remmerde).

 

10-22   Dream of Winter   A poem.   Reading of Dream of Winter.

 

In the Beauty of Earth Itself   A poem.   Reading of In the Beauty of Earth Itself

 

October 21   Good Morning Sunshine.    A song (remix of an earlier version).

 

October 19   Now Everybody Will Want One   An essay by Laura Remmerde.  524 words.

 

October 18   Fashion on the Ranch   An essay by Laura Remmerde.  1475 words

 

October 13   Wild Animals on the Sonoran Desert 2   An essay by C. Remmerde.

 

October 9   Everything Comes Together at Infinity  fiction. 4,854 words.

 

October 7   Unspelling   An essay. 1,236 words.

 

October 2   Wild Animals on the Sonoran Desert   Text and photos by C. Remmerde.

 

September 28   Webmaster's Journal  September 28

 

September 25   Wild Animals Who Come to Visit 2  Includes photo of gopher snake. Journal entries from the Sonoran Desert in Arizona. Text and photos by C. Remmerde.

 

September 21   Three Trees with One Cut     An essay.