Wednesday, November 6, 2019

For Good Measure

When you nick-
named her
she built a secret
pleasure dome 
comprised of
and a whispering
walkway to sustain
hymns & mantras
she chants
to soothe herself.
She no longer takes it
that you friend-
zoned her
for life; she's been left
content, detained
in her self-made
on Earth.

Photo of the Pantheon by Paul Duvall
She's Become the Light

Today is our first Two-for-Tuesday prompt day. Pick one prompt for your poem today, or write a poem for each prompt, or write one poem that works with both. Today’s prompts are:
  1. Write a pleasure poem, and/or…
  2. Write a displeasure poem.
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