Watermelon

The simple taste of watermelon
sugar in the summer
settles on a tongue
chalked with memories
like the time we all doorbell ditched the Dixon's
or raced peanuts to the sewage
on a rainy day
felt the breeze
and set out to fly a turtle kite
watch it float in the sky
like a dream.
Jason Brendel
Jason Brendel

Jason Brendel is an author, poet, and comedian from Northern California. Navigate the buttons below to follow him on social media or purchase his collection of laugh-out-loud poetry on Amazon.

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