Being rejected by a gardening club for being politically "too liberal."
Donna gives an overview of the book:
I don't know that I will ever receive a formal letter of rejection from the Coral Gables Garden Club. I know of the rejection only because one of my sponsors for membership told me. The reason had nothing to do with the quality of my flower arrangements. Nor did it stem from my spotty record as a tropical gardener. (I am a pretty good Northern gardener, but the tropics have stumped me more than once.)
Donna Schaper is the Senior Minister of the Judson Memorial Church, Washington Square South, NYC 10025. DS is also a consultant in a small endeavor, “Bricks Without Straw,” which aids congregations and nonprofits in fundraising, conflict management and making a little go a...