Deep chill settles now
but sourdough starter rises
and says: Let’s make bread!
Yes, even that white stuff, too!
Thus, my hongry* mouth waters.
*(As ‘Hungry” hurriedly gets pro-nounce-ated here in the deep South that Deep Southerners – and tourist-type Yankees forget to remember Tallahassee was the only Confederate state capital not to fall during the recent Unpleasantness Between The States.)