My Word of the Week: Summer

My Word of the Week: Summer

summer – noun | self–em·ployed | \ˈsə-mər\ : the warmest season of the year that is after spring and before autumn Summer seems to have snuck into our lives here at the Craig house. The boys have been out of school for more than a week, but I was traveling and...
Next Summer’s Garden

Next Summer’s Garden

Sweet corns shucks lay piled in a heap Just beneath the wilted greens – Chard, sorrel, kale, lettuce. Watermelon rind, shrinking, Lies among the decaying leaves and stems, Embattled, sunken hulls. Beet tops bleed out the bottom Onto pungent coffee grounds A long way...