Poetry Prompt

Food I’ll Only Consume Disguised in a Bottle

I have a pressing matter to discuss — and it’s not grapes

Caroline de Braganza
Jan 21 · 3 min read
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Backstory

When I arrived in South Africa at age 8, certain foods were new to me. I avoided the unfamiliar — avocado, eggplant, and sweet potato held no appeal. Neither had I come across pumpkin, nor gem and Hubbard squashes.

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Caroline de Braganza

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Wise Old Woman (WOW). Forever curious. Emotional Health, Self, Politics, Society, Spirit and Music. Essayist, Poet, Humorist. Top Writer in Music.

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A place for all things bite-sized! A collection of poetry and shortforms that tell the real stories about navigating the messiness and imperfection of life.

Caroline de Braganza

Written by

Wise Old Woman (WOW). Forever curious. Emotional Health, Self, Politics, Society, Spirit and Music. Essayist, Poet, Humorist. Top Writer in Music.

The Brain is a Noodle

A place for all things bite-sized! A collection of poetry and shortforms that tell the real stories about navigating the messiness and imperfection of life.

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