Artichokes and Amaranth

(Seed shopping on a Sunday)

 

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There’s an entire alphabet here
to be planted, a feast for our
palates and our eyes and our ears:
ginseng, cinnamon, cloves, currant,
apricots, zucchini.

We head home
with brandywine,
plums,
glacier,
stone.

 

 

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NaPoWriMo, day 5

 


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3 Responses to Artichokes and Amaranth

  1. 🙂 I recognise some of those varieties from my own browsing. Mmmm — awakens my appetite.

  2. ava says:

    This is gorgeous.

  3. Pingback: NaPoWriMo – Day 5 – “Heir Today, Gone With The Wind Tomorrow” by David Ellis | toofulltowrite (I've started so I'll finish)

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