Tagged: recipe

mom cooks fish the way

mom cooks fish the way
her mama cooks fish
the way her grandma
cooked fish the way i
could never seem to cook
fish, no matter how
closely i watched,
how diligently
i took notes
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: fish

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the lady apples

the lady apples
have been waiting
patiently for a
third act, to be
folded into
dark rye
breadcrumbs
that have been slowly
fried with butter and
sugar – some things
are worth the wait
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: wait

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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we dip into each

we dip into each
weekend like it’s the very
best sauce to go with

the taste that came before, like
a spicy prelude to hunger
.
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on page three-hundred-

on page three-hundred-
and-fifty-seven, you think
you’ve finally found
it – the recipe for the very
third rye bread
you will give
birth to in our little-
kitchen-that-could –
another sigh
turns the page
.
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four days later, you

in the middle of

in the middle of
homemade yogurt
is a debate
on the level of
sourness we each can
stand – blink
once for five
kilopuckers,
twice for ten
.
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