Abundance — a Haiku

When there is more than enough

Avocados growing in Crete, photo by author

More than I can count,
I pick all I desire,
and am offered more.

A recent visit to Crete and a food forest included harvesting avocados and oranges. The trees were laden with ripe fruits, and we were able to fill two bags without seeming to have made a dent in what was…




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