Rio de Janeiro by Tom JohnsonSofu Teshigahara
Story from Issue 15
Iris histrioides George, and another pale blue one neither of us remembers planting. Of all the crocuses out, the nicest by far is angustifolius, known as cloth of gold, with lovely dark stripes. March will be very wet and cold, my mother predicts glumly, after I’ve cleared the mulch around the salvias.