April 04, 2009 (a)

May 25, 2009
By despurlock DIAMOND, Morgantown, West Virginia
despurlock DIAMOND, Morgantown, West Virginia
79 articles 0 photos 179 comments

Favorite Quote:
"The heart has its reasons which reason does not know." -Pascal, Pensees, 1670


I wake to the sun,
Stirring in my sheets,
Fighting off the departure
From my dreams.

My body wrapped
In your sweet scent.
So attractive. Engaging.
In my mind my body is calling for you
As in reality.
I support myself on my shoulder.
Whisper in your ear.
Soft. Brushing. Enticing.
My arm draped freely across your bare chest.

All this time reality and fiction
Mixed in my conscious.
A mix of thoughts sweep by
Before night’s end.

You give in to my seduction.
Playing as if batting the idea either way.
Your thoughts in lunacy
As you gaze my way.
My person strung haphazardly across.

The sun glints of the looking glass
As I raise my head.
The bedside bureau in my view.
The phone alight
Blinking like my faded stars
That shushed the fury of my head.

A message.
From you.
Good morning my beautiful.



Similar Articles

JOIN THE DISCUSSION

This article has 1 comment.


on Jun. 14 2009 at 2:46 pm
Inkspired PLATINUM, Whitby, Other
26 articles 0 photos 493 comments

Favorite Quote:
"If one will scoff at the study of language, how, save in terms of language, will one scoff?" - Mario Pei
"I write for the same reason I breathe - because if I didn't, I would die." Isaac Asimov

Love your similes and imagery! Beautiful, touching poem. You've done it again!




Swoon Reads

Aspiring Writer? Take Our Online Course!