New Folks and the Mighty Mushroom Hunter: A Dancing Rabbit Update

New Folks and the Mighty Mushroom Hunter: A Dancing Rabbit Update

Hi friends. This is Alline, reporting for Dancing Rabbit. As I write this the date is April 27th – by the time this appears in the local newspaper, the Memphis Democrat, it will be Thursday, April 30th. How the heck did that happen? Pretty soon it will be May Day! Our neighbor Laura is reviving the age-old May Day custom of the May Basket (leaving flowers anonymously for friends and neighbors), and soon we’ll gather at Sandhill Farm to dance around the May Pole. Before I moved here I hadn't done this since kindergarten. I love the opportunity to gather…read more >

Dancing Rabbit Correspondence November 5, 2012

Hi all. This is Alline writing for Dancing Rabbit. There is a group of six or so writers who take turns with this column; each person brings his/her own focus and point of view to light. This week it's my turn. I'm sitting here at my desk – the rain is thrumming on the roof and the wood stove is making it warm and cozy inside. By the time you read this the election results will be in. But as I write this, it is election eve – we've all made plans to walk, bike or drive to Rutledge to…read more >