G is for Gustatory Imagery

Gustatory Imagery allows the readers to imagine the sense of taste while reading a poem or text.


Yummy! I’m going to pull out an example from the archives. The below very short story was originally published in Monty’s Very Short Shorts, which is a compilation of illustrated very short stories and poems based on the #vss365 prompt from Twitter back in 2020. This was my first writing project.

“G” in Zapfino Typeface
Zapfino “G” Found Pattern

Be well,


  1. Nilanjana Bose says:

    Visiting from the A-Z and enjoyed the post. Happy A-Zing.

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    1. Monty Vern says:

      Thanks so much for visiting!


  2. Okay, the sweat part made me say “Eeww”.

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  3. “…savory to the flavor” has a nice ring to it.

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  4. Ula says:

    I didn’t realize this had a name

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    1. Monty Vern says:

      I didn’t know either


  5. murisopsis says:

    Such a vivid memory!!

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