School Bus in the Blizzard (Supper Waits) James Croal Jackson The chicken soup swirls with the ladle. Garlic and pepper steam the kitchen. Limp horseradish soaks at the potâ€™s silver bottom. White meat swims laps in the yellow broth. Animals do fine without bones. The clock strikes a new hour. The oven timer goes off (or does it). Outside, snow blinds the world. Shovels conceal pavement. There is no good way home.
Published on May 18, 2017