his rite of passage
a freezer full
of mother’s fruit pies
Verse 3 from the Acorn Bank leg of our Full Bloom Renga.
The a Full Bloom Renga followed the blossom moving through England’s orchards from The Mother Orchard at Cothele House in Cornwall to Acorn Bank in Cumbria over a period of three to four weeks.
Full Bloom renga was conceived by artist Anne-Marie Culhane with Paul Conneally, Alec Finlay and Jo Salter for The National Trust, 2010.