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Connections: October 15.16

With glossy torque

ripening rotundity

the holly decks the pond

in Della Robbian fecundity.

Thanks again to the S.W. Berg Photo Archives.




It may have been better to not subject you to my gnasher imprints but on the other hand, I think it demonstrates the ready-to-eat ripeness and juiciness of a perfect pear. 77 more words


Green Tomatoes

The last of my summer tomatoes had a stubborn streak. They were staying green.

I brought them into the house recently. Maybe I didn’t want the critters to get to them. 210 more words


Ripening Tomatoes Indoors

As the days start getting shorter with autumn just around the corner, we start to worry about all of those green tomatoes out there. Will there be enough warmth and daylight to ripen them before the first frost? 377 more words

Urban Gardening


The pumpkins are bigger and nicer this year in spite of the lack of rain and watering. And ripening just fine.


Autumn Around The Corner

The berries on my Pyracantha are have been ripening well, and they remind me that autumn is not all that far away.

Photograph of Pyracantha berries, taken August… 18 more words

Nature Photography