Tagged: kitchen

listening to old

listening to old
taiwanese songs in mom’s kitchen,
reaching towards an

old ache, real and imagined,
melancholy in our bones
.
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harvesting the grape

harvesting the grape
tomatoes before the last
autumn rain – a glimpse

into a future of waiting,
telling fortunes in the kitchen
.
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thai chili peppers

thai chili peppers
from our garden onto the
kitchen counter, just

waiting for time to help them
change into their red leather coats
.
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more often than not,

more often than not,
we experiment with our
kitchen discards – one

out of three, okay, maybe
five, is not too, too shabby
.
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blue tongues, blue lips, blue

we should thank god for

there are scrolls to

there are scrolls to
each of the world’s
regions tucked into
our kitchen drawer
we unfurl them, two
or five at a time
over bowl, pan,
or pot, tasting
the mysteries
.
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we are exposed by

we are exposed by
the fats we keep on our kitchen
counters – a bowl of

lard, a spoonful of tallow,
a jar of duck fat, waiting
.
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on holidays, we

on holidays, we
would make french
toast
, exercise
freedom in the
kitchen, testing
out our skills in
cracking eggs,
cutting straight
lines with a
spatula, flipping
at the edge of
almost burnt
.
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the ingredient

the ingredient
to deliciousness
is joy
mom and dad
in the
kitchen,
spiralizing
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: ingredient