Reflections from a Dry Creek Bed

Reflections from a Dry Creek Bed (DCB) was founded in July of 2013. It is the blog of Tom Spencer, an Austin based writer and photographer.


Spencer is the Host of the PBS gardening program, "Central Texas Gardener" and "The Wildflower Hour" radio program on KLBJ-AM. For over 25 years he worked as a Producer and Host for KLRU-TV, the Austin, Texas, PBS affiliate and was responsible for producing many different television programs dealing with politics, culture, art and architecture. From 2008 - 2013 Spencer served as the CEO of iACT - Interfaith Action of Central Texas and from 2013 - 2015 he served as the Executive Director of I Live Here, I Give Here, a non-profit that encourages local philanthropy. His first website www.soulofthegarden.com (2000 - 2010) explored the spiritual side of mankind's relationship with gardening and nature.