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Food Poetry

Eccles Cakes

Salford, 12th February 2019

Filled to the brim

with wonderful fruit

your average kid ponders

how they can squeeze so much

into something smaller than a scone

Wall to wall raisins

sit side by side

in their sleeping bag

of flaky pastry

By inkdropk

Born and Bred in Salford, England - I live a short distance from Old Trafford - Home to Manchester United Football Club. I volunteer at Sale Harriers athletic club and at Imperial War Museum North - where i help as a guide to visitors in the galleries. A blogger, photographer, volunteer and occasional writer.

2 replies on “Eccles Cakes”

Yummmm… I am not familiar with eccles cakes, but like your poem, they must be delicious! I really love the image of “Wall to wall raisins sit(ting) side by side in their sleeping bag of flaky pastry”. Well done!

By the way, thank you so much for the follow. I really appreciate it!

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