What a Tulip Can Do — If You Ask It

By Barbara Falconer Newhall It was chill winter in the Midwest, but thoroughly spring in the San Francisco Bay Area earlier this month when local floral … [Read more...]

Pink, Pink, Pink. I’m Taking a Stand — I Like It

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Valerie Lee and Robin Lee let themselves go soft on pink this spring. The occasion was the annual Tulip Exhibition at … [Read more...]

A Cemetery Comes to LIfe — With Tulips

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Every year at Easter time an Oakland, California, cemetery comes to life -- with tulips. … [Read more...]

Tulips and Sex — Writing as If Everyone I Know Were Dead

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I want to write about tulips today. I don’t want to write about sex. The trouble is, for me, writing about tulips means … [Read more...]

Look for Me on Thursdays

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Dear Readers: From now on I'll be posting on Thursday mornings. … [Read more...]