Eye of the Beholder

For its grower,
a zucchini deemed bulbous
and well past its peak.
Destined for the compost pile.
She demurred against my choice
when offering zucchini from her garden.
But for me,
this oversized, lumpy,
baseball bat of a squash
all but shouted “zucchini bread!”


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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1 Response to Eye of the Beholder

  1. Beryl says:


    Sent from my iPhone–please forgive misspellings and other errors.

    Beryl B. Byles 610.331.8081 bbbyles@gmail.com

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