When I sent my recent gardening book (Vegetables, Chickens and Bees) in to the editor, I promised that I wouldn’t self-edit. What that means is, I promised I would put down on paper everything I was thinking and feeling when it came to the garden. That said, I swore a few times in the book because I honestly feel that gardening is not only the most rewarding thing you will ever do, it is also the most frustrating. Looking back now, I am shocked that my editor left the bad words in book — and I am so glad that she did!
This past year has had a few significant ups and downs for my yard, but there have been three very ‘swear-worthy’ events.
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