Plantmate of the Month - Miss January by Maria Silvestri

plantmate of the month: miss january

There is nothing sexier than medical ethnobotany. Herbs and flowers with medicinal properties, out there healing and shit. Alleviating pain? Come on. It doesn’t get any spicier than that.

Frank's Inferno by Maria Silvestri

frank’s inferno

After graduating high school, I flew directly to NYC. I didn’t know a single soul, so I spent most of my days commuting to Union Square and walking around. This was back in the day when I read frequently for pleasure, or as many would call it the “pre-college era.” College really takes the life out of you like that – or maybe it was just the Ivy experience.