How many fruits have filled this bowl? How many tomatoes? How many applesWere peeled into it's curves?Golden honey-scented pears?How many green beans were servedWith new potatoes? Sliced sugary peaches?Ears of yellow corn? Savory vegetable soup?How many slices of cantaloupe? Blackberries?I wonder whose bowl it was before it was mine?Did she use it to mix a cakeBatter for... Continue Reading →
A Morning at Audra’s House
Surprise! Take my picture, Grandma. Little Grand-girl Madison Dance and twirl I can open it, Grandma! Taylor's pet turtlePretty dishes in the cupboardApples and tomatoes in a wooden dough bowl
Green and redRed and green.Like Christmas,Like cardinals in pine trees,Like strawberries under leaves,Like Irish plaid.Like roses against stems,Like salsa and lime,Like tulips in spring.Like watermelon and rind.Green and red.Red and green.Like apples and tomatoes.