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haiku 20140826

red plum quartered
too beautiful to eat


Migrants and Mimics of Late Summer

The sun shines brightly above, warm upon your back. In the distance, you see a white mass that looks like a small island.

After closer examination, you can see that the mass is not an island, but hundreds of birds, specifically American white pelicans. 507 more words


Apricot Lollipops

As easy as 1, 2, 3….
A healthy, tasty treat for children going back to school. Even if they are not too keen to eat fruit as part of their 5 a day, the chocolate should encourage them to try this. 163 more words


Better Than I Could Have Hoped

Friday night potluck at a friend’s house was Asian themed. My immediate thought, “It’s time to begin bottling the plum wine!” It seemed to be a big hit. 621 more words

Fermentation Log

Victorias at Last.

Some of you may have read the sad tale of my little plum tree which told the story of the demise of our first plum tree back in the summer of 2013. 413 more words



Wandering off to the kitchen I grabbed a plum to eat and as I began to wash it off I remembered him. Plums always reminded me of him. 243 more words