Posts tagged ‘cooking’

March 30, 2018

Farewell Poem for Kitchen

by Renwick Berchild

House empty, I’m in
the pilot light, an eye unblunk in the stove
that yawns, I remember,
the delicious and burnt feasts I cooked here
wearing only my drawers, small breasts
pulled down by gravity, water spurts that slashed
and sizzled nude skin, split carrots
that thundered in the quiet, in the dead of night
I’d cut chives, brew saffron,
steam would dry out my eyes I recall

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June 6, 2016


by Jem Croucher


Flowering chive, a delicate mauve
in contrast with the green
Of all the herbs we try to grow
the prettiest I have seen

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September 14, 2015

The Baker

by Jem Croucher


I bake bread
and bake it well
I knead the dough
and watch it swell

It all takes time
but that’s well spent
as Baker’s craft
has good intent

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October 9, 2013

A “Manly Cooking” Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

When a gal finds a man that can cook
His name goes in her little black book.
A gourmet meal
Has a special appeal
That will get a guy a second look.

October 8, 2013

Cooking, Poem.

by Harry

Cooking can be such a toil

bringing things to the boil

pealing, cutting and dicing

cubing, sifting and slicing

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