The Daily Cuppa
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The Daily Cuppa

Postcard to The Big Island from Iowa — 90 degrees, humidity at 80; so, it’s soup out there tonight.

Katie’s garden

Dear James Beaufait,

I was thinking about you tonight and wondering what nights are like on the islands.

My marching row of veggies in containers is reaching the sky. Tomatoes, cucumbers, and pole beans now provide a privacy screen. It’s as close to island living as I can…

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Katie Michaelson

Katie Michaelson

I’m a retired therapist who specialised in parenting. I write on the edge of verse and prose about plants and people and simple things.