Booty Elegy Since birth round & plumpProud skin hills for shakingHands did cup said rump& squeezed in ecstasy’s quaking Weight loss gradually strainsOf the padonkadonk storyOnly the padonk remainsGoodbye big booty glory New muscles tight & seriousA curious shape holds spacebut(t) still can dance deliriousAny time any… Continue reading Poem 128 – Booty Elegy & Thimbles Book Tour Events
Haiku for Flower fuchsia petals hangsome stand like legs poised to dancethe fall is graceful It's Friday! That week flew by like a flock of hungry geese. Did it feel fast to you as well? My eyes are heavy and my limbs are tight with wanting to sleep. But, here we go. Into another day!… Continue reading Poem 127 – Haiku for Flower
Ghazal on Isolation“…continue the shine in vivid isolation…” Agha Shahid Ali another dawn tugs on my skinbegging me awake in birdsong my cold shoulder longsfor the tongue of yesterday’s chorus – the extended version of a ballad I didn’t know could endghostly alive in such vivid isolation my mind is a silk slip on a… Continue reading Poem 126 – Ghazal on Isolation
Muskoka muskoka calls me like a secret loverher yearnings gripping the edges of busty winds& jumping into the soft spot under my earlobes – patient in the tender shadows we had a love affair for three summers…maybe twothe memories are lake blurry – does it matter? time lived differentlyshouldered against tall trees: pine spruce fir hemlock… Continue reading Poem 124 – Muskoka & May Event Round-Up & WEreads!