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Ode to a Chinese Food Bowl: a poem

Ode to a Chinese Food Bowl What lies beneath your painted skin –Beneath those cartoons fading gray?Are you shaped of pure, white porcelainOr of a cheap synthetic blend? Held within your emptiness,That quality that grants your use,The slimy strands of boiled grass,Mix with clumps of rice, or soup And in the morn’ the frothy dripOf […]