Food Poetry: Morado Jam

start at the beginning

let the spirit slip out of the skin

let the hero rise up out of the ordinary

tell one from the other the real

in crisis let the heart beat

brood on the living

now barren now bust

the adventure laid bare

eyes to see ears to hear

what it looks like to spend yourself

three shades of outspoken action

a batch of ripe wanting

the beauty of sacrifice

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About Anneliesz

Food. Poetry. People. Art. If I was Julie Andrews singing her song, these would be some of my favorite things. My biggest food fail was something we'll call "Tuna Surprise," but that never kept me out of the kitchen. Cooking is my own playtime. While I'm not a chef and would never claim to be anything less than an experimenter of flavors and textures, I sure do love to feed people. Then there's my love of writing which commenced at a wee age over a talking pen named "Percy". I love rolling words around my tongue in different languages. Art camp taught me the importance of not having an eraser. Life is an adventure and one whose marrow I seek to suck as much out of as possible. Join me as I live my life en route.

4 responses to “Food Poetry: Morado Jam

  1. Beautiful in every which way.

  2. Gorgeous! (And yummy. 🙂

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