Ancient Wisdom

Walking through a food forest in Crete

500 year old olive tree in Crete, photo by author

Long before my birth,
or my country’s founding days,
these olives fed souls.

I recently visited a farm in Crete that was in the form of a diverse food forest. We ate oranges and wild greens that we picked with the farmer and got to see this tree that was feeding the…




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