Thursday, October 2, 2014

Watermelon Festival

Royal Sweets and Black Diamonds
under every shade tree.
Sticky faced kids and
hallelujah bluegrass bands.

Spit your seeds to win a
prize. Flies on the
rind;
I still want a slice.
Nothing beats a home-
grown melon come
summertime.

5 comments:

Sylvia K said...

Oh, yes!! The perfect festival indeed!! Love those melons!!

Gail said...

Nothing like a good watermelon where the juice runs down your arms!

Wonderful.

Audrey Howitt aka Divalounger said...

I still love spitting those seeds!!

Fireblossom said...

Babs would be horrified. She's sticking to arugula.

manicddaily said...

Sounds good to me. k.