Signs that Fall is Coming

Cottonwood leaves are turning

Arrival of Colorado Western Slope peaches. These are from Palisade
And it’s time for roasting chiles

5 thoughts on “Signs that Fall is Coming”

  1. Signs of Fall in Cambridge: strangely empty streets — the lull after the tourists and language students go home, but before the undergraduates come up. And today: a bank employee peeling a sticker of a singing skylark, and a sticker of a giant, anatomically incorrect butterfly, from the window of the bank. And replacing them with stickers of falling leaves.

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  2. We had a breezy night last night and early this morning I saw another sign of Fall – tumbleweeds

    And the chiles. Connie had them roast a half bushel for her. A week later, the inside of the Explorer still smells wonderfully of roasted chile

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  3. One of the best things about the early fall in the southwest is riding around with your window down and hitting the scent stream from a green chile roaster. Instant Pavlovian response!

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