All through our flower beds grow small yellow flowers and ripe, red berries. When my Benjamin was small I learned the berries could be eaten. Though edible, I would not suggest tasting them. The flavor is not unlike that of wet cardboard. Hence, the mock.
Jessica Allen explores the fields and forests of Pennsylvania with her artist-husband, Michael Allen, and their son, Benjamin. She shares her observations through words and pictures of everyday magic and beauty she sees in her world.