Tagged: taste

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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when one robin meets

when your battery

when your battery
runs low, the body grows cold,
the skin clammy – this

morning, getting a raw taste
of having something to lose
.
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bringing a taste of

bringing a taste of
youth home is
likely more
delicious than
reality, less delicious
than memory
.
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taste before proper

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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several bites into

several bites into
sunday, we will
suddenly
wish to slow
down, savor
every sunday
second, in our
eyes, in our
ears, melting
too quickly
on our tongues
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: savor

on bread alone, we

on bread alone, we
feel invincible and smell like
a bit of heaven
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: invincible

let us be only

let us be only
one spice
away from
what makes us
different, or perhaps
two or three
spices away,
enough to tempt
our tastebuds
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: tastebuds

maybe it’s only

maybe it’s only
the shape of things that will survive
when the colors fade,

when the taste is not quite right,
when our hearts fumble with doubt
.
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** in the absence of The Daily Post from WordPress, here’s your daily prompt: fade