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Tomato Haiku
Brenda Knox


These look nice and ripe
I nurtured you for so long
Heirloom delicious

by Brenda Knox.
Used with the author's permission.

Brenda Knox is a librarian. She lives in Donnellson, Iowa and, as you can see in the picture, grows amazing cushaw squash as well as heirloom tomatoes.

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Janet Leahy:
Yes, another tasty summer poem!
Posted 07/19/2019 12:33 PM
I'm getting out the bread, mayo, and sliced turkey. Now pass me one of those tomatoes. Good haiku
Posted 07/19/2019 09:09 AM
michael escoubas:
Your haiku is totally delightful, Brenda. Stop by central Illinois and teach us how to grow squash that big!!
Posted 07/19/2019 08:30 AM
Larry Schug:
Tis the season for tomatoes and tomato haiku. Yay!
Posted 07/19/2019 07:20 AM

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