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Poetry is just the evidence of life. If your life is burning well, poetry is just the ash. Leonard Cohen

Thursday, May 8, 2014

In Lace

Lace Woman by Charles Mallia
I want to wrap you up
in lace, like the gift
that you are
Tie you up
with a satin ribbon
and attach a tag that says
"Do Not Wait Until Christmas"

submitted for Imaginary Garden With Real Toads, Bits of Lace

9 comments:

Susie Clevenger said...

Love it, and the shape is perfect. Thanks so much for writing for the prompt!!

Sumana Roy said...

I find sighs in the words wrap and tie till the good news comes to break free as soon as possible...I love to read the poem in this light ...may be your intention was different...love the lines...

Susan said...

I'd like to wrap me up like that ...

Sherry Blue Sky said...

I love this!

Kerry O'Connor said...

This is very sigh-worthy.

Buddah Moskowitz said...

Tantalizing!

hyperCRYPTICal said...

Lovely. Sigh-worthy it is.
Anna :o]

Jerry E Beuterbaugh said...

"Mouse Droppings" has been included in the A Sunday Drive for this week. Be assured that I hope this helps to point even more new visitors in your direction.

http://asthecrackerheadcrumbles.blogspot.com/2014/05/a-sunday-drive_11.html

Margaret said...

Lace is known to be a bit… flirtatious :)