My little crop.
They may be unattractive,
but they are mine.
So happy to have gotten some red ones this year.
I took Jean's (farmer Jean) advice and picked some when they were just a little red and set them on the counter in the house. They turned red off the vine.
A few others reddened up on the vine.
My biggest tomato, and only one on that particular plant drooped very low to the ground and a bunny found it and started nibbling on it. It's still there and it is prizewinning big and red and half eaten.
"But round the end of the cucumber frame, whom should he meet but Mr. MacGregor....he jumped up and ran after Peter, waving a rake and calling out, 'Stop thief!'
When I try to grow something I feel a kinship to
Tasha Tudor and Wendell Berry and Laura Ingalls Wilder.
One can dream.
Encourage one another,