The Fava, the Sun, and the Holy Goat: A Year On Our Farmlet by Christi Killien
Approx. 36,180 words.
Published on April 14, 2012.
This memoir is about two fifty-something Boomers building a small farm life in the Pacific Northwest. The main characters besides me and my husband, the Bearded One, are our 3 twenty-something kids and a few neighbors. We build a barn, an aviary, and a hoop house; acquire chickens and goats for the first time; and have numerous other rural adventures.