By Lambert Strether of Corrente
I’m afraid I am derelict in my duties once again, and this is a travel day for me (although at least my computer is working. Or will up until the moment I pack it). So once again I must ask you to talk amongst yourselves.
I can think of two topics:
1) I was amazed when readers described all the different and varied projects they had undertaken, when I asked them to describe their “kit.” Perhaps readers could tell us more about their projects: How they came to undertake them, what they learned, how projects reshaped their lives?
2) I’m not that comfortable leaving the house in the winter time, just in case something bad happens. But in the summer, I might do some New England meetups, rather like a rock tour, though I doubt we’ll go so far as to have T-shirts and roadies. Thoughts on this? It’s never too soon to make plans we’ll later change!
Readers, feel free to contact me with (a) links, and even better (b) sources I should curate regularly, and (c) to find out how to send me images of plants. Vegetables are fine! Fungi are deemed to be honorary plants! See the previous Water Cooler (with plant) here. And here’s today’s plant:
It’s a Prunus mume…
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