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Ripening by Blair Gaulton

As night ripens;
so does my loneliness.
BJG(Blair Gaulton)Feb 2018


Sweet Promise

Apricots ripen

branches laden with fruit spheres


noticing kairos moments

Have you ever gone to pick an apple or a peach (or any fruit for that matter) and as you grasp it, you realize it’s already in your hand? 454 more words



Things are fruiting here at the Bossy Spa. We have cactus pears and pigeon berries and pomegranates ripening. The warm burgundy and gold tones of fall have arrived, but the leaves are still green. 287 more words


Dear Ralph,

Wait until the necessary and everlasting overpowers you, until day and night avail themselves of your lips. 

—Ralph Waldo Emerson, “Essays and Lectures”

I believe in ripeness, the wisdom… 110 more words

Green tomatoes

So my hanging baskets have been looking pretty sorry for themselves for a while. I tried reviving them but now the weather has started cooling (how can it possibly be Autumn already?) there is not as much of the heat and sunlight that they require to ripen well. 147 more words

Grow Your Own

Ripening by Blair Gaulton

Ripening night beckons those;
who enjoy the night life.
(C)BJG(Blair Gaulton)Aug 2017