Love Apples. “Pomodoro”, in Italian. “Tomato” in English, and the word is similarly sounded in many other languages. Tomatoes are “Nyanya” in Swahili. They’re”Yaanyo” in Somali, and “Utamatisi” in Zulu. […]
Dang, it’s late August already. We’re hurtling toward the equinox, towards the start of fall. Tomorrow will be two minutes and thirty-three seconds shorter that today. In one week our […]
Yesterday’s post had but one pic, of geese, clouds, and grass. There were more beach pix from that dawn trip. Here are some of those more… Dawn at the beach […]
Mid-August. Summer is less than six weeks from its equinoctial end. Shocking! Here’s what the garden looks like right after a foggy and drismal night. “Good Morning!”, say asparagus plants […]
A quick stroll through the Wishetwurra Farm garden this morning yielded flower photos. The scarlet runner bean has been pokey and slow all summer. Now it’s finally taken hold and […]
Here are a few just-for-pretty pictures, all taken in a minute or so, all within twenty-five feet of the door of the house. Farthest from the door is a pink […]
Here are some ways of looking at a just-grabbled new potato. Thank you for visiting thetompostpile.