Poetic Bloomings –
FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION: CREATURES OF HABIT
The Art of Toast
Freshly sliced, an empty canvas.
Slightly toasted, splotches of light
brown shade the surface.
A wash of creamy, yellow butter prepares
this canvas of bread and I use my knife to
spread a deep berry-blue jam in swirls, from edge
to edge, in a starry night design.