Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer by Novella Carpenter

Novella Carpenter obviously had Isak Dinesen in mind when she typed the opening line of  Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer – “I have a farm on a dead-end street in the ghetto”.   The similarities between the two are hard to ignore.  Both women were/are professional writers, as well as farmers.  But I find Carpenter the more likable, and in all honesty, … Continue reading Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer by Novella Carpenter

It’s Monday, What are you reading?

Once again it’s Monday and I finished Novella Carpenter’s Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer over the weekend.  The review is typed up and I’ll be posting it tomorrow.  I’ve decided I need to get better at spacing my reviews out over regular intervals rather than in random clumps.   I loved this book.  So much that I’ll say it again –  I loved … Continue reading It’s Monday, What are you reading?