Ditching Spearmint This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.

Cinnamon smacks
of Big Red gum
tongues tingling
spicy words in
heated air
Just this once
I don't want
fresh mint
to cool me down.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.






Join the Discussion

This article has 1 comment. Post your own now!

niciolah said...
Mar. 30, 2016 at 1:06 am
This has such vivid imagery, and the sense of taste is used so rarely in literature, it gives your poem such a unique and submersive effect! Well executed!!
 
bRealTime banner ad on the left side
Site Feedback