In difficult times, let us cultivate our gardens | Curio

In difficult times, let us cultivate our gardens

7 mins | Mar 27, 2020

Through the ritual of planting, you are laying down something for the future. "During this virus crisis, we have rejigged what seems important — tending to family, doing more locally, showing kindness. That patch of earth or collection of pots takes you back to one place, where you practise compassion on the seedlings and return things to the earth, like an apology for so many good intentions trampled by our full-throttle lives. It is time to sow after so much reaping." Joy Lo Dico, writing in the Financial Times, contemplates.

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From Financial Times