Poetry: Asparagus

These are asparagus crowns ready for planting, in response to the WordPress Mundane Monday Challenge #57, organized by Trablogger.  The excerpt is from Asparagus, by Margaret Atwood, whose poetry sustains me Advertisements

Lake flowers

Thankful for the promise of hollyhocks, which bloom along the shore and grow like weeds, tall and thick-stemmed in the moist lake air. # This post is also for Cee’s Flower of the Day

100-Word Story: Scuttled

He was too earthy, too down and dirty, too north to my south, too swarthy for my Irish freckled white, and yet we melded, until that restaurant, when it came apart. It was his lack of couth, uncertain as he was about forks, or how to speak to […]