Grab a cup of tea or coffee (oh what the heck, get a danish too!) and sit a spell. You might want to grab your notebook and pen because you never know when you will be inspired to write down a quote, or jot down a poem of your own. Words are like that, they take you on a journey and the next thing you know you are breathing life into your own magical world of words.

Friday, October 27, 2017

Delicate flower

Soft velvet petals
Reveal a carmin center
Delicate flower
Fingers caress her
Gently on the outer rim
Sending sweet shivers
Life sap swiftly flows
Colours change, hot pink, deep red,
Petals full, engorged
Sweet nectar pools 'round
The center bud, glistening
Precious scent wafting
Creatures, wild, enthralled
Bend forward, fascinated
Lapping the thin dew
The flower opens
Receptacle for male seed
Generously spread
The prompt today was flowers, their scent and so on...and the form was haiku.
I played a bit with double entendre... Because I'm me ;)


  1. A bit of a nudge-nudge wink-wink quality to this one!
    I cut my teeth on Monty Python's humor, I fear.
    It's a beautifully written piece.

  2. Thank you :)
    As I said, I didn't intend for it to be "in your face"... or did I? :D
    I had fun :)


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