Jone tells me it is a shadorma, which follows this syllabic pattern*:
*except, she confessed, dandelion has 4 syllables. “Oops!” she said.
To which I replied, “Not in the South. Folks ’round here call ’em “danduh-lines!”
My friend Margaret is hosting at Reflections on the Teche. See you at the book festival next month Margaret! And hey, all y’all come too! Jackson, MS on Aug. 20.