I love lilacs but can’t grow them in Vista, CA. So, in the spring, I head to Acton, CA to get fresh cut lilac bunches at the Kilcoyne Lilac Farm with my friend Karon.
Feeling emboldened by the fact that the quarantine has given readers more time to read, I am not holding back in the word count department (or the run-on sentence department), & here’s Part 1 of several “RAISING A GLASS” posts to fill your quaran-time. This one is “To Neighbors”. My neighbors . . . If you are a bluegrass music fan, then you might even know of my neighbors, even have them playing on your turntable as you read this . . . Read on.