Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – Covid-19 P.A.D. – Day 10 – “What’s On The Menu?”
“What’s your favorite dish? What’s something you’d like to try? What’s one thing you’ll never eat, no matter what? We’re writing food today! Can you smell what I’m cooking? Are you hungry?
If you want to impress me, write your poem in the form of an EPULAERYU. It’s an actual poetic form specifically about delicious food.”
If it’s hidden, will I know
there’s okra in there?
Yes, if I taste something slick.
‘least with lima beans
they’re out in the open–