Written for: Poetic Asides #388 – “As ___ as ____”
For today’s prompt, take the phrase “As (blank) as (blank),” replace the blanks with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. Possible titles include: “As Good As It Gets,” “As Much As You’ll Give Me,” and “As Happy As a Puppy.”
ooh, that taste.
or even smothered
inside a cake–sweet surprise.
When I see their colors, my eyes
get wide. Green, pink, yellow, red.
Shaped like fruits, candy instead.
Have yourself some marzipan,
from a reliable artisan.