Shop H Harry's Logo
Shop H Harry's

Five

In So Many Words: Coffee

Contributors: Sean Hotchkiss (Author) Tim Lahan (Photographer/Illustrator)

Mornings. In Verse.

“Always add Splenda,
Mornings are bitter enough.”
The barista said.  

Coffee was given
To us by something larger.
You know, a big plant…

“Need dating advice?
Stand in line,” the young man said
“Pretty girls love coffee.” 

French Press and laptops.
Single origin yupsters,
Taking all the seats.

Humans and coffee
What is it? Like bees, we are
All for a good buzz.

“Two sugars. One cream.”
Ah! If the rest of the day
could be so simple...

Screen_shot_2013-12-18_at_6.58.17_am