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Veraison in the Vines

Veraison is a French term used to describe the onset of ripening, as grapes soften and change color from green to purple (for red grapes) or a lighter green/yellow (for white grapes). 132 more words

Pinot Noir

Saturday, 5th July 2014

I see a drunk in the park. The poor man’s blotchy face looks like an unevenly ripening raspberry.



I am awaiting moonbeams,
And tracing silver linings.
Patiently itching to hold,
A hand stained with colourful ink.

I will not rely on false prophecies, 48 more words



I am, you anxious one.
Don’t you sense me ready to break
into being at your touch?
My murmurings surround you like shadowy wings.
Can’t you see me standing before you… 76 more words

Blossom and Ripen

    I told E. that I had been stealing his strawberries growing on the bank by the side of his house, and he told me to eat some of the big, juicy ones growing on the roof of the shed in the back. 490 more words


seeds of the yucca

ripening in the fat pod—

these fecund moments