Lemon on the Counter

1950 Actor Jack Lemmon (25) weds tv actress Cynthia Stone (24)

 

Slice it in half

apply pressure through the brillo pad rind

sail through the jelly center

and confront the other rind

 

Grasp it and

squeeze like a tennis ball

citrus aroma dresses the ordinary

be careful not to spurt juice in my eye

 

#MDBC2016
May Day Blogging Challenge 2016
What is it?
A way to make sure my friend and I continue blogging in May because we need to be held accountable.

How does it work?

Using http://www.onthisday.com/ find an event from history for each day of the month and use that for an inspiration for our daily post. It can be anything from History, Music, Film & TV, Sports. And of course creative license is allowed- to tie back to the historical event in any way we find relevant.

What is the format?

It can be any length but should be fairly short. It can be a poem, story, an essay, a rant, and editorial, etc. Posts should be hashtagged #MDBC2016 on social media.

What happens if we don’t post?

Absolutely nothing, except we will be disappointed with ourselves and each of us is required to make the other feel bad if this occurs.

 

 

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