September: Tea for Two (on smell memories)

Diving headlong into the world of tea can be disorienting. I know this firsthand.w Last week I decided to kick the coffee habit for a month and opted to replace it with a more refined and elegant beverage—tea. But as I visited the local market’s tea aisle, my head swam with the options—black teas, green teas, white teas, red tea, herbals. Where’s a fella to start?

Knowing I was overmatched, I called in the expert, my gem of a friend Lindi. Lindi has collected tea experiences from Arkansas to Tibet...

You can read the rest of this poetry prompt (and tribute to my friend Lindi) at Tweetspeak Poetry. Make sure to have your journal handy!

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