Heirlooms

Bowl of Purple Calabash tomatoes

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Submitted to Lady Nimue’s Months of the Year Challenge for the month of August…the month in which our homegrown heirloom tomatoes are abundant. It seems a bit bizarre to be writing this in sub-zero, snow-pending weather!

Check out more Months-of-the-Year poems at http://ladynimue.wordpress.com/2010/12/01/challenge1-months-of-the-year-challenge/

Heirlooms

Those brilliant red globes
peer out from behind floppy leaves.
Tomatoes galore!