homesick—
the same ingredients
tasting different

 


8 Responses

  1. Alan Summers Says:

    Ah yes, sometimes better, sometimes worse, sometimes it still won't do, sometimes…

    spaghetti bolognese –
    I sip cooking wine
    finger dishevelled hair

    Alan Summers
    Publications credits: Blithe Spirit (2001); Sketchbook, A Journal for Eastern & Western Short Forms (2007)

    Award credits: Sketchbook Editor Choice # 06 (2007)

  2. Janice Campbell Says:

    Surprising. Wonderful.

  3. kalaramesh Says:

    Most beautifully done, Debbi:)

  4. Marie Shimane Says:

    Living so far from home, I find this beautifully poignant.

  5. Garry Eaton Says:

    homesickness
    his thumb doesn't taste
    the same at school

  6. kalaramesh Says:

    That's a good response, Garry:)

  7. seaviewwarrenpoint Says:

    Made me smile, Garry!

  8. seaviewwarrenpoint Says:

    Everyone from Northern Ireland who has left these shores will feel this one – ex-pats all over the world have asked relatives to send them Tayto Cheese 'n' Onion crisps! A great one. :]

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