Trees are flowering & fruit will come, and this one’s about the apples, yeah, and a lot more than the apples, all the prickly knobs and poisonous seeds between us and the apples. Here’s Asa Montgomery’s “The Apples of Maine: A Compilation of the Historical, Physical and Cultural Characteristics of Apples Known to Have Been Grown in the State of Maine” —
This poem appears in Storm Cellar #7.1, nicknamed “Back Fire,” available in delicious print and ebook editions in our store. Read on!
The scent of earth after rain, Dear Reader, a transitional phase, and we want you to know and share this poem by Javier Perez: “Petrichor.”
This poem originally appeared in SC 6.2, available in print and ebook formats. Stand with migrants, and read on.