A tanka written by Lee Sonogan
Look past your thoughts, so you may drink the pure nectar of this moment – Remi
Perennia vulgare phaethon.
Oh, dainty and delicious! Food for the gods! Ambrosia for Apicius! Worthy to thrill the soul of sea-born Venus, Or titillate the palate of Silenus! – William Augustus Croffut