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poetry by j matthew waters

breakfast enchiladas


let’s see first things first
everybody out of the kitchen
brown pork sausage on stovetop
flour tortillas soaking in salsa
beat a few eggs [whilst
whistling the andy griffith theme song]
scrambling them lightly
in the buttered cast iron pan
melting in shredded cheddar at the end
everything placed in bowls on the counter
feet perfectly still & hips swaying
happily assembling one after another
oven heating to three seventy-five




january two thousand twenty-one
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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5 thoughts on “breakfast enchiladas

  1. I love this! What a picture. Small moments of light and joy (and deliciousness).

  2. A fun snapshot of time, a day in the life.

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