Tuesday, April 12, 2011

My Grandmother

She skinned potatoes
into slivers, watched them dance
in a frypan


Linda Watskin
Day 12
Poetic Asides prompt

3 comments:

  1. Mmmm mmmm, I really like this piece. It works wonders in its simplicity.

    ~Brenda

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  2. Linda, I'm with Brenda. Especially watching the potatoes dance in the hot oil. Certain memories are so caught up in kitchen activities, aren't they? It's the code of women.

    Amy
    http://sharplittlepencil.wordpress.com/2011/04/13/new-shrink-rap-with-johann-ink/

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  3. Love this concise piece, Linda. It does bring back memories. I agree with Brenda and Amy.

    Pamela

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