Showing posts from January, 2014

“The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.” ~ Molière

This is one of those very demoralizing days of being a farmer.  Most people publish their blog posts when history is being made, when awards are being given, milestones met -- and we've done that, as well -- but very few publish posts when everything that could go wrong does go wrong.  It is probably because one doesn't want to actually put it down in writing, so that it's out there for the world to see.  It could be that their very soul feels crushed and they just can't go there. 

We have chronicled our good, bad, and ugly throughout our adventure, so since we're having an extreme moment of coyote ugly currently, it seems to be somewhat cathartic to post on a day when it seems as if we've worked so very hard to get it right, yet every email, phone call, and piece of mail brings bad news.  Maybe it will just help another realize they're not the only ones having bad days and feel better about things.

We do have things in perspective, we still have our healt…