Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

January 10, 2021
by jenniferpuryear

Winter’s Feast

In my yard, unsteady, I’ve taken my first steps since October. Winter’s glories abound, and its desolation… Winter’s Feast At winter’s feast, I drink the yellow jasmine –  Paint my lips with blood-pink bloom –  Rub my hands with Rose of Mary; In their rooms, dear pansies flirt and swoon.   At winter’s feast, I touch the veined hydrangea –  Dress my hair with leaves …

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