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Eric Bergeson: Taking time for a little art therapy


If ever there was a winter to miss, this was the one. Arriving home the second week of March means I get to experience a little of the fun, anyway.

Does absence make the heart grow fonder? Do I miss anything at all about a northern Minnesota winter?

Open questions, both.

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Eric Bergeson

Eric Bergeson is the third generation owner of Bergeson Nursery in Fertile, Minn., a business started by his grandfather in 1937. He also writes a weekly column for several newspapers in northwestern Minnesota. He has published four books, including most recently Pirates on the Prairie, which the Minneapolis Tribune called "a Minnesota cultural and historical treasure." You can read more from Eric at his website, The Country Scribe