Know the world…

Know the world without leaving your home.
~Lao Tzu

I have had this cactus for more than 30 years, given to me as a small cutting by friend and field naturalist and fabulous Dutch gardener Peter van Kerkoerle.  This is the first time I have ever seen it bloom.  Wonder is everywhere, always… Crowding in on us before we can even get out the door.

About Kim Goldberg

Kim Goldberg is an award-winning poet and journalist and the author of 7 books. Latest titles: UNDETECTABLE (her Hep C journey in haibun), RED ZONE (poems of homelessness) and RIDE BACKWARDS ON DRAGON: a poet's journey through Liuhebafa. She lives in Nanaimo, BC. Contact:
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