Wonky Arts : Domestic Science

Monthly archives for October, 2016

Fall Haiku 4

beets and carrots just pulled from the late fall garden

Two days of digging Unlocks the treasures of life Balance is restored 23 Oct 11

Peasant Food

the raw ingredients for ratatouille

Sometimes I lose track of how much goodness there is in simple dishes and how really pleasing they are. Sometimes I just get tired and don’t want to cook. That’s when grilled cheese, plain pasta or get yer own damn supper are on the menu. But, the reality is: I cook like a peasant. I […]

Fall Haiku 3

A coloured pencil sketch of fall leaves

Red and gold and green Late day sun shocked the garden Zen-like and clean swept 21 Oct 11

Fall Haiku 2

Succulent rainfall October’s sultry monsoon Floods my house and heart 20 Oct 11


Touch.   Splits skin and resolve. Knife meets ripe plum.   Touch.   Tumbles body and soul. Surf pounds clear sand.   Touch.   Fires belly and heart. Hand feeds pure desire.   Touch.   Scours skin and bones. Mouth polishes raw stone.       29 Aug 12