A Haiku or Two, on Snacks

March 19, 2016

Our thoughts on food and cooking
in seventeen beats.

Driving cross country,
there's only one snack I need:
Flamin' Hot Cheetos.

Sarah D.:
Crystallized ginger
hot and prickly sweet to eat
I can’t stop, won’t stop

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Swear your allegiance to the snack of your choice (O, Fritos!) in the comments—in verse, of course.


mary March 21, 2016
FIVE CHEESE HAIKU (by Mary L. Holden, writer and editor)<br /><br />Five Cheese Haiku<br /><br />#1<br /><br />Butter flour beer<br /><br />Cheddar melts, now pale orange soup<br /><br />Top with croutons Mmm<br /><br /> <br /><br />#2<br /><br />Veins, no arteries<br /><br />Bluish green and white spreading<br /><br />Heart to a cracker<br /><br /> <br /><br />#3<br /><br />Placed upon grater<br /><br />Parmesan multiplies fast<br /><br />Then mates tomatoes<br /><br /> <br /><br />#4<br /><br />Oh bagel bagel<br /><br />What would you be without me?<br /><br />Empty calories<br /><br /> <br /><br />#5<br /><br />Love Monterey Jack<br /><br />Heart affair and heart attack<br /><br />Love Pepper Jack too<br />
Kathleen S. March 20, 2016
Garlic salt kale chips<br />Single layer on bake sheet<br />Burn slightly for crunch