Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

December 29, 2020
by jenniferpuryear

Spaghetti and Pancakes

What food are you loyal to? A strange question, yes. One posed by a poet. Award-winning poet Gerald Stern writes an ode to spaghetti in today’s selection from “Poems in Your Pocket”… Spaghetti by Gerald Stern Not infrequently destroyed as bits of paper of no value by the women in my family, namely Ida, Libby, and the maid Thelma, my drawings were gone by the tine I was eleven and …

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