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"Enough! Go! Read!" Tanka 348

dishes and dinner

keep calling – book says to me

don’t answer that call

i hung the wash-n-dry tees

set wild garlic and onions

J Richards

"Just The Two"

Just two* wild onions

survived the Summer planting:

time to do research?

*(the wild onions were found when I transferred my bunching onions to more delicious soil in container pots – the better to move them about in sun-catcher fashion.  74 more words

J Richards

Pink Was A Day - A Memory Poem

Pink Was A Day

“What
are you thinking about?”

“A field
of pink buttercups
and wild onions.”

“How old are you?”

“I’m 8 and he’s 9. 18 more words

Poetry

Camp Cooking: Wild Onions and Scrambled Eggs

I grew up in a family of hunter and gatherers. My father, brothers, uncles, cousins, and grandparents all hunted and fished. I am sure some of it was for fun, or the challenge of getting the “big one” but the truth is we relied heavily on the food they provided to feed us. 283 more words

Group Camping

"Soon: Summer Chores"

time to plant okra,

wild garlic and wild onions

and spread the compost.

J Richards

Chicago is food.

So, do you know how Chicago got it’s name?  The Indian word “Shikako”‘ or “skunk place” is recognized as the origin of the name “Chicago”, this name having reference to some native wild onion. 76 more words

365 Day Project

Garden as Teacher

Yesterday I spent a few hours in the secret garden that is my backyard. A week before I cleared a square of space in a raised bed behind an ivy covered arch while sitting on a wire fence that had fallen. 837 more words

Carrots