Shopping list

I took up the challenge this year to make a blog post every day. At first, it sounded like an easy task, but I soon discovered it more challenging than I ever imagined. For part of the year-long adventure, I explored different styles of poetry. I decided to revisit many of these styles in November. NaNoWriMo takes up most of my time during this month. Plus, the weather turns cold, making it hard to go on an adventure unless Rooster and I decide to visit our baby chick in New York City. Sometimes I get a hunger for the road. Christmas is right around the corner. I wrote this list poem because this is the time of year when I have so much shopping for festive food. I call it Shopping list.

Shopping list

Flour and sugar

For the cakes and pies

Cherries and apples

As fresh as you can buy

Chocolate and bacon

Baked beans

Macaroni

Cheese and eggs

Catchup

And

Brown sugar

Onion

Butter

Don’t forget sour cream

Sugar cookie dough

Cream cheese

Assorted fruit

Celery

Onions

And a cranberry or two

Vanilla, if you please

And last but not least

A fat juicy turkey

To invite to the feast

This year

I hope

I can find it all

On the grocery store

Shelves

Who is Molly Shea?

Molly Shea is an accomplished fictional short story writer from Indiana who writes short stories and novels about a fictional town called Tecumseh.  To read more of her short stories and adventures, click here.

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Published by henhouselady

I am the author of Saving the Hen House. I didn't know when I started it would turn into a series. I love to ride motorcycles, the blues, my family, and going on adventures. This old hen rocks.

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