The Gourdmaster Sam X

Weaving Art & Agriculture with The Gourdmaster Sam X

Garden with a visionary when you visit Sylvester in southwest Georgia's Worth County. Nibble a leaf of the youngest, freshest lettuce ever. Maybe even grill a catfish right after caching one or two out of a pond sparkling with the sun's reflections. This is all possible in the village community garden where people of many ages and lifestyles gather at random or with intention, lingering all afternoon or quickly cutting a cabbage for dinner.

Book clubs gather here, and chess masters too, willing to teach their game to others. The common denominator seems to be genuine respect, creating a pervasive awareness of welcome. Full story, click here.