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A Haiku or Two, for Vacation

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Our thoughts on food and cooking
In seventeen beats. 

Road Trip Snacks on Food52


my favorite way to 
travel is with a baguette
strapped to my backpack.


Smooshed in the backseat,
I know how sandwich meat feels.
This is empathy. 

Are you inspired to write a poem about vacation? The comments below are a safe space to express yourself.

Photo by James Ransom

Tags: haiku, haiku52, poems, vacation, summer week, sandwiches, baguettes, wanderlust

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12 months ago Sarah Jampel

Sarah is Food52's contributors editor.

A day at the pool
Is about one thing only:
Mozzarella sticks.


12 months ago aargersi

Abbie is a trusted source on General Cooking.

True vacation food
Can be eaten while I am
Bobbing in the pool


12 months ago Henry Jampel

Yum yum turnpike food
Nathan's, Popeye's, Cinnabon
New Jersey gourmet


12 months ago Lindsay-Jean Hard

Lindsay-Jean is a Contributing Writer & Editor at Food52.

vacation is just
real life with a better view
when with little kids.


12 months ago EmilyC

Truth! : )


12 months ago Catherine Lamb

Salt, wine, butter, cheese
This is what vacation means
To me. And sleep, too.