Tagged: restaurant

in the party room,

in the party room,
there are waiters making
wontons in one booth,
waiters folding napkins
into perfect triangles
in another, and you
alone in the
corner, carving
flowers out of the
morning’s turnips
,
as if setting them
free could also
release you
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: turnip

saturday at the

saturday at the
pupuseria, i paid
attention to the

way you ordered what you ordered
because everything was brand new
.
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between now and

between now and
soon, we will single
out a restaurant
worthy
of our weekend
appetites and not
promise to stop
window-shopping
as we walk home,
stuffed
and discovering
a whole new
dimension
to order envy
.
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on a scale between

on a scale between
what is this? and
my mom can
make this
is that
first encounter
of chinese restaurants
we all have our
defining moments,
usually tucked
inside a
fortune cookie
.
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it is quite a task

it is quite a task
to set aside
envy
while standing
in line, waiting
for your next
killer meal
.
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the glass was overflowing

the glass was overflowing
with kisses, set stranded
in the center
of a crowded bistro,
so lonely, still so
full of promises
.
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i passed Pamplona the other

i passed Pamplona the other
night on the way to Curry Hill.
you weren’t in, and in fact, the
place was boarded up, but there
was no mistaking the sad
sign of a bleeding bull in the
arms of a giant man
heavy with loss
.
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