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  1. Date: 10/21/2013 5:33:00 AM
    I started a comment on this wonderful creation and it became so lengthy I changed it to a narrative called "Canning Days Back Home".... I'll post the results in a couple of days.... Thanks for the inspiration..... Jake

  1. Date: 10/20/2013 7:40:00 PM
    Oh I miss those beautiful cans on my shelves, but with just my self to eat them I don't bother. Everything except my jellies goes in the freezer. I loved your poem though. Congratulations. love, Joyce

  1. Date: 10/20/2013 5:15:00 AM
    Great write Donna. Your poem draws so succinctly the every day things that one can relate to my friend. I loved it.

  1. Date: 10/17/2013 3:44:00 PM
    I do grow my own garden, but I have never attempted canning, yet. I enjoyed this poem very much, Donna. I liked the bounty of colors that you described here. Great work! Congratulations on your win!...Thank you for the nice comments.

  1. Date: 10/16/2013 9:16:00 PM
    lovely win Donna, always~ Linda

  1. Date: 10/16/2013 4:55:00 PM
    congrats on a fine win Donna

  1. Date: 10/15/2013 10:07:00 PM
    Donna, .. :) Congratulations! --LOVE-- ~SKAT~

  1. Date: 10/12/2013 11:40:00 AM
    Good morning Donna, I thought I would come back and open a jar of color. I enjoyed reading this one again.

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 10:15:00 AM
    Well alright Donna, very nice description, I can almost smell the pies.

  1. Date: 10/7/2013 9:13:00 AM
    Lovely, This is such a treat to the senses, I think fruits when I am pulled to the colours, and the lovely sun, delightful spring, and bluebirds.. amazing work, Donna!

  1. Date: 10/5/2013 9:02:00 AM
    This is so clever! Just love all the colors.

  1. Date: 10/5/2013 12:46:00 AM
    I am not fond of canning, but I sure can appreciate this little gem on the lovely colors captured in those jars!! Good one, Donna.

  1. Date: 10/4/2013 1:14:00 PM
    Sweetie! MD...You've been a busy busy girl! :) Lovely poem...We forgive you for being away! Now you're back. That's what is important. Lovely poem...lovely you! :)

  1. Date: 10/3/2013 8:46:00 PM
    Love this, do you really bottle, it is a labor of love and you don't save money but---ain't nothin like the real thing--love this!!

    Jones Avatar Donna Jones
    Date: 10/3/2013 9:29:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Yep....all..summer....veggies....salsa...jelly....pickles...aplesauce and apple butter....all kinds of stuff....yum! Thanks for stopping Craig....I just growing it for the fun..and exercise of the garden not to mention the healthy good food...
  1. Date: 10/3/2013 4:57:00 PM
    I can visualize the colors and feel the tastes, reminiscing ..I just buy nowadays; and it's good to recall the good old days and the four o'clock gatherings after school! Yum-Yum-Yummy....Thanks so much, Donna! Love, Hanitra.

    Jones Avatar Donna Jones
    Date: 10/3/2013 9:30:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Thank you so much Hanitra....
  1. Date: 10/2/2013 9:01:00 PM
    Ah..... Nothing like fresh canned goods. Yummy! :o)

    Jones Avatar Donna Jones
    Date: 10/3/2013 9:31:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Ahhhh had fresh green beans and new potatoes for dinner....thanks Dan.......
  1. Date: 10/2/2013 7:45:00 PM
    Donna, you have exquisitely portrayed a great colorful collection of jars for the winter months! I really enjoyed reading this tremendous poem this evening! What a brilliant piece, such a wonderful poem my friend, Great Work!!

    Jones Avatar Donna Jones
    Date: 10/3/2013 9:33:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Nice to see your smiling face Russell....thanks so much for stopping by....wish I could send you some of my famous peach-plum jelly!