Tuesday, 24 April 2007

Fruit Bowl

Unripe banana
I'm hungry and frustrated
Lush, green, hard to peel.

Crisp, fresh, within reach
I will grasp for you instead
Granny Smith apple.

Bottle cap popped off
Halve then quarter then slice lime
Corona's ready.

Is it ripe or not?
Damned exotic papaya!
When do I eat you?

1 comment:

Lori Langille said...

Ha ha! Glad to know that I'm not the only one baffled by papaya...great series, Maddie!