LET THEM EAT PIE

A group is coming to the Holler for a gourd program. It's great to have innocents out. I've about wearied kith and kin to death, gourd-wise. I can and do, talk at length about the fruit that keeps on giving.We have a gourd program, complete with tales tall, and tales for real. We give away door prizes. We have refreshments which almost always include a selection of homemade pies. I like cake. But I love pies. There's something satisfying about flattening out pastry, lining a dish, piling in good stuff in copious quantity. I like crimping the edges. [...]