Transition Time

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The door is closed now.
Summer’s center left
to wind swept leaves
and a litter of acorns.
Transition time.
Not yet buttoned
up for winter.
Outdoor furniture,
abandoned but
still in place.
Fireplace illuminated
by candles instead of logs.
A sweater enough 
to counter the chilly air.
Focus turned inward.
Cinnamon candles.
Pumpkins. Mums.
Roast chicken and apple pie.
Quiet time between the
busy summer season and
the holiday frenzy. 

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About Mary Jane

I am a retired English teacher. My husband, Frank, and I have lived on Cape Cod since 2000. I am a lifelong bread baker and writer and have been posting a blog on Falmouth Patch for the last few years. Savory Seasons has been largely devoted to recipes and food in general. I am hoping to expand my focus in this new blog.
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