What I Learned:
Good thoughts and singing can help light a fire.
You can call someone “they” if that person doesn’t identify as male or female.
The “counterculture” is friendlier than the mainstream culture.
Hippies don’t really wear tie-dye anymore.
Rain and cold can’t stop a good time if folks are dedicated enough.
What I Taught:
Creating food forests in Florida.
The importance of a diverse ecosystem.
Growing trees from seed is worthwhile.
How weeds heal the ground.
Virtual Friends I Finally Met In Person:
Andi, of Greenbasket.me. I gave her some organic homegrown tobacco for her hookah, she gave me a Mysore raspberry. Win-win.
I’ll be back there again tomorrow morning to teach on annual gardening in Florida… ought to be fun… I’ll try to post again after that.