Roots of the Moon

a blog by Angie Barger

Coming Home: Easing Seasonal Transitions

When I lived in Montana as a young(er)-adventuring-fly-fishing-outdoor-educator, I dreamed about the east coast fall I grew up knowing, where the leaves change a million different shades of yellow, orange, green and brown. This dream is real right now in Vermont, and as the magic ensues, I remember with heart pangs the autumn of Montana: super dry, sunny, yellow aspens and evergreen trees. It's the time of year I feel so so deeply in my feelings. How about you? In Traditional Chinese Medicine, nostalgia is regarded as the primary emotion of autumn. Back in Montana, I was nostalgic about the autumns I once knew out east. Now I can find myself nostalgic about those I've also once loved out wes


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