Sunday, February 01, 2009


in your sweet swallow
a grand chord of operatic importance

in my proud voice
a thrusting interjection of breasts

between worn sheets
a satisfaction of promised seduction

i'd seen it all in my head
two days after we'd met



Anonymous said...

I have been a silent follower, u write really well. Have to say, your poetry is the best part!

maya said...

Thank you so much--I woke up to this in my mailbox and it made me so happy.


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