Here is a little writing exercise, not a poem, but still a fun task. I had to write 100 words on the theme of 'whisper'. I really enjoyed writing this, which I haven't enjoyed writing fiction in a while. Could be the start of a short story.
“What do you want? Well come on it’s not hard. What do you want?”
He points at the menu, resting his finger underneath ‘steak sandwich $18’. He can taste it already, the rare, finely slithered flesh with just enough hot mustard to create a tickling sensation in his noise, the firm crust of the sourdough, the subtle crispness of the rocket leaves and the smooth oiliness of the avocado.
“You don’t want that. Look at the price, that’s an indicator of how big the meal is. You won’t want dinner…”
He glances over his shoulder, if only she would whisper.