Pancake day

Pancake day (noun) -            the most superior day of celebration. Of all 365 days, Pancake day is the culinary pinnacle of the year - the allure of sweetness is certainly not something to be passed on. My incessant augmenting enthusiasm nearly overflowed as the tempting scent of sugar wafted up the stairs when the first …

An Ode to Coffee

Steam swirls and dances in the air, a complex path so delicately intertwined. A sweet smell swirls in the mug below where, The perfect cup of coffee I may find. Its deep black core does swell with heat, This warmth the mug does quickly meet, The smooth black drink that quenches thirst in the morning …

The Pizzeria

I opened the door, and a bell rang a cheerful tune above me. Artificial white light flooded my eyes and the crescendo of whirring ovens and men shouting to one another echoed in my ears. A man sat covered in a thick coat just to the left of the door, all sign of his humanity …