Life can sometimes become so busy that we forget to take joy in the moment. Thomas Rainer masterfully illustrates the moments of contentment and achievement he finds in his garden with this blog post.
Thanks to careful design and skillful nurturing, his greenery is beginning to settle into the pattern he’d intended. In the post, he talks about the sense of self he pulls from the plants he’d nurtured over the past two years, and a comforting sense of control. In those quiet, autumnal moments the calmness of his environment sinks in.
When a ray of sunlight unexpectedly sets the tall grasses in the garden alight, he’s reminded of the underlying life which truly drives the world. Those brilliant, unexpected moments are one of many reasons why people garden. If you need help finding peace in your garden, let us know.