...picked up on a long walk and carried home in your pocket
Thursday, May 24
How long should we hold on to hope?
Two months after sliding them into pots, I give up on my butternut squash seeds. I buy two squash plants from the garden centre and add them to the vegetable patch. The next day I go to throw away the duds. A pale curved shoot has pushed up through the dark earth and is trying to get my attention.