In a dream, sneak away in cover of night
corsage tucked tight around pounding wrist
pulse thrumming through thick veins
powered by green poison burning from
the insides; this is the way it always was
fated from the start, the first moment
you looked in...
she was a brilliant light that could
effortlessly defeat all-consuming darkness
I cocooned myself in, did not know
anyone could exist who possessed
such a vision, had an innocence
I could not compete. And that was
my undoing - competition impossible, ...
His hands moved me like strings
attached to a marionette deftly,
as I danced for him my body lifted
to each movement of his hands like
a caress along every inch of me.
I would feel him as I swung into a
perfect pirouette, I the lithe tigress
stalking in the...