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Tuesday, September 8th, 2020

 

from PAMELA & THE PRESS GANG

Fear! Subjective nerves
and trepidation in the face
of overwhelmingly wanting
the wet of another’s lips!

Monday, September 7th, 2020

 

from PAULINE: AN 18th CENTURY ROMANCE

Despair! Love abandoned! I am
as a slug in the bosom of a maiden
torn from her modesty in a storm
of romance juice and overflow!

Sunday, September 6th, 2020

 

from SELF-PORTRAIT WITH FLOWERS

Daisy. Iris.
Violet. Rose.

Saturday, September 5th, 2020

 

from SELF-PORTRAIT WITH FLOWERS

This smug look on my face?
I was born with it – but it’s been
Refined over the years. Do people
Hate me? I sincerely hope so.

Friday, September 4th, 2020

 

from SELF-PORTRAIT WITH FLOWERS

These pants? Charity shop
Bargain rail. This hat? I found it
In the road after high winds.

Thursday, September 3rd, 2020

 

It just goes on and on.
The bird has a shiny neck. It glistens in the sunlight.
Probably I woke up way too early.
I had been dreaming of a version of my past life.

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020

 

I don’t know why anyone would want to annoy me.
I am a delight, like chocolate,
And as enticing as silky lingerie in wistful moonlight.

Tuesday, September 1st, 2020

 

Unbidden eruptions of poesy are worrying. It’s one thing to be a poesy merchant by choice, however distasteful it might be to other people, but it’s quite another to be versifying against your will.

Monday, August 31st, 2020

 

And we forget there can be no shame in having used up
All one was gifted because having finally stumbled upon
Bliss it proves to be so difficult to maintain

Sunday, August 30th, 2020

 

The stars rise and so the dragon comes to life
Which for many absolutely finishes off their eyes