Tagged: flavor

nine times out of ten,

almost twenty-four

almost twenty-four
moons since we last stepped into
this neighborhood gem –

names are foggy, but the flavors
will never quite escape us
.
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witnessing someone’s

witnessing someone’s
first taste of persimmon is
an envious thing –

how to capture that honey-
like, rich flavor anew once more
.
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i am one drop of

i am one drop of
milk away from making melted
coffee ice cream – some

days require more or less support,
depending on how you like it
.
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if gratitude had

if gratitude had
a flavor, we would not know
we can’t have enough
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: flavor

january is

january is
gumdrops for which our tongues haven’t
picked out the flavors
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: gumdrops

when eating pizza,

when eating pizza,
we will experience gaps –
perhaps it will taste

regional, or maybe just one
town over, a known measurement
.
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words are meant

words are meant
to be kept
on spice racks,
to be used
sparingly, and only
to elevate the flavor
.
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some textures

some days feel more

some days feel more
broken than others – it’s
in the way you crack
into them, the slow
reeling in, a flavor
or two identified
within combined
textures
, then
the swallow –
such differences
are palpable
.
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