Issue Twelve - March 2008

Comeona’ My Kitchen

By John Sangster

Push back the chrome dinette.
Slow dance on my linoleum
(clock radio knows the hits).
Tonight we cookin’. 
Don’t mean no pots and pans.
Burner low, light switch shut,
dance to the blue-flame flicker.
Teflon-tight tonight on my linoleum.

©2008 John Sangster

Comeona’ My Kitchen was previously published in 2000 in a now-defunct online magazine called Beachfire Crossing.