Caught in the Brambles
A problem of my own making
On the north wall of my little cottage is an area I rarely explore. Crowded with overgrown shrubs and smothered in towering mounds of bittersweet and blackberry brambles, it presented a nearly impassible barrier.
One day, fueled with impatience and bravado, I tried to take an impromptu walk through the tangles. A trailing branch of blackberry bramble…