Pollock Journal | Issue 3: Where the Wild Things are

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N r a e D S

, r o b eigh

So in this third issue of the Pollock Journal, we will

feature

the

many

ways

we

have

seen

the

"wild" in our community. You will meet a floral shop

owner,

a

a

yogi,

two

traveler,

are all waiting & watching for nature to

mushroom

come to life, wild with fresh beauty. The

issue inspires you to be led by the heart, as we

and

Mom,

more.

I

a

young

gardeners,

forager

a

composters,

pring is right around the corner and we

surfer,

hope

that

a

this

idea of something "wild" conjurs lots of images,

all learn from each other, from nature & from

but

the

definition

definition

of

cultivated,

free,

might

wild

is

"a

untamed,

you:

The

the wilderness around us. Now more than ever, I

state,

not

hope our community feels free to be "where the

led

the

wild

surprise natural unbroken,

by

things

are",

other,

gardens and the South Mountain reservation, just

and

callings,

as everything begins to bloom and right before it

through this wild life. Because when we are all

has

about

our wildest selves, living within the giftings we

people like that - who are we at our “wildest” -

were given by our creator, we become the best

not

been

manicured

and

tamed.

I

think

each

ourselves

a

each

our

to

are

community

about

true

we

something

beautiful

people,

that

heart". In our area of the “Garden State”, there is particularly

of

meaning

(re)discovering

while

supporting

our

and

missions

each

other

might

version of ourselves. And in the end, no one can

bring up images of acting crazy or recklessness,

be a better you than you, and you are just what

but wild in our most natural state... who we were

the world needs!

when we first “bloomed” and how can we honor

Oh,

that

excited to share just how WILD the real estate

the

typical

in

our

definition

lives?

I

of

wild,

personally

which

have

recently

yes

(re)realized that I honor my wild self when I focus

market

on

hope

being

creativity design,

creative into

my

strategy

creativity

to

my

in real

&

everything estate

marketing,

health

&

I

do.

business and

wellness

I

I

bring

with

also

our

has

you

of

been enjoy

course,

in

the

this

reading! Happy Spring!

bring

practices

and

of

in

last

issue

this

issue

several &

thank

we

are

months. you

I

for

Love, VP

@VanessaSPollock @PollockPropertiesGroup

yoga (thank you Paige Faure, repeat author in this issue) & through dance (thank you Lydia Johnson School

of

Dance!).

All

of

this

helps

me

to

feel

more connected and grounded every day.

We need the tonic of wildness...At the same time that we are earnest to explore and learn all things, we require that all things be mysterious and unexplorable, that land and sea be indefinitely wild, unsurveyed and unfathomed by us because unfathomable. - Thoreau Vanessa Pollock Founder/Creative Director REALTOR Sales Associate