30/30: day five - north carolina memory

day five prompt: Write a three-line poem about lemons without using the following words: lemon, yellow, round, fruit, citrus, tart, juicy, peel, and sour.

north carolina memory

holding the wedge gently against the top of her mouth,
she takes the deepest of breaths,
its scent, she tells me, is the only relief.

1 comment:

Devadeva Mirel said...

i'm having so much fun reading these! love lemons.