Mrjn

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Mrjn (United Kingdom) published:

The Simplicity of Naan

PROMPT: Food Writing Competition 2020

“It’s burning.”

With no trace of urgency riddling her voice, I spot my mother through the slight opening of the creamy wooden door of our box-sized home.
It's the same cookie cutter shape as every other Londoner’s house. 

She remains seated on our stiff leather sofa, oak eyes laser focused on the TV while she yells joking criticisms at my father.
It is as if she possesses a sixth sense when it comes to cooking, as if she can simply...

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Mrjn (United Kingdom) published:

The Simplicity of Naan

PROMPT: Food Writing Competition 2020

“It’s burning.”

With no trace of urgency riddling her voice, I spot my mother through the slight opening of the creamy wooden door of our box-sized home,the same cookie cutter shape as every other Londoner’s house. 

She remains seated on our stiff leather sofa, oak eyes laser focused on the TV while she yells joking criticisms at my father, as if she possesses a sixth sense when it comes to cooking, as if she can simply detect that my father’s...

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