Green Tomato Chutney — Summer’s Swan Song

Remembering my childhood garden

Green tomatoes — grown and photographed by Anna da Silva

On this last day of August, in the year of the great Pandemic, change is in the air. Here, in the north of England, summer is ebbing into autumn. In the mornings, and when the clouds mask the sun, there is a new chill in the air.

The sun is sinking noticeably lower in the sky, taking longer each morning to clear…




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Anna da Silva

Anna da Silva

Ex war reporter turned aid worker then environmentalist. Wife, mum & stepmum. Joining dots with story-telling, poetry, memoir & fiction. @hogglespiking

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