Tagged: chocolate

in the middle of

in the middle of
chocolate is always more
other chocolates –

the struggle to resist the
comparison simply melts
.
20210521:1646
y

the day directly

the day directly
after palindrome day feels
overweight, loses

confidence, eats three pieces
of chocolate too many
.
20200203:0756
y

in the backseat of

in the backseat of
change, we try not to be extra
sensitive to each

bump, try to anticipate
swerves, keep our chocolate down
.
20181218:2218
y

** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: change

a tub of sour-

a tub of sour-
dough starter is better than
two dozen roses,

more complete than a box of
chocolates, more than poetry
.
20180214:2211
y

we are testing each

we are testing each
other with white chocolate
different, same, different.

there is nothing exact in
white chocolate-covered memories
.
20171006:2122
y

you and a dozen

you and a dozen
peanut m&ms cannot
undo the spell of

brain and body locked in debate
to keep the thumbs from twiddling
.
20151220:1812
y

commitment is a

commitment is a
chocolate bar,
molded to
break, easily
snap, into
mouth-watering
convenience.
who says i have to be
a chocolatier to
design so much
indulgence.
depending on
your melting
point, i’ll
let you savor
the taste
.
20130604:2158
y

as if they already

as if they already
knew about
heartache, here
blinks
a sunlit butterfly
roost
, pausing
for a moment
to contemplate
chocolate
.
20110318:2253
y

new year’s resolution

new year’s resolution:
chocolate cake
once-a-week –
January bakes
generously, and
we know ourselves
better than most –
it is easier to
make resolutions
that are bittersweet
.
20110130:2312
y

i cannot remember

i cannot remember
the taste of the hot
chocolate, or whether
there were anything
especially Hungarian
about it, but i do recall
your smile and how
American you look
.
20101205:2218
y