Queens Crown Cinquain (NSFW)

Queens BrittneyLay across meBring your face to my chestBrush your lips by my breastsSoftly Best friendHolly Scarlet He doesn’t need to knowWhat we do when he’s not aroundKiss me LovelyLay down, QueenDelilah DestinyHe can’t, but I can make you screamLoudly Two’s funThree is betterWho should I undress firstValentina, Anastasia?Tough choice SecretsWe play pretendIn public they’re…

Nice Guys

“You must be drawn to bad men;Nice guys always finish last.”As if not falling for youWas a personal attack. Nice Guy, let me get this straightYou think the only reasonAnyone could dislike youIs because you’re too perfect? Haven’t you ever heard ofIncompatibility Did it occur to you thatMaybe we’re too different? What if I don’t…

Fresh Meat

She was laying across the steps behind Storke Tower, colossal chemistry book strewn wide open over her tiny lap. Blonde ringlets twirled past cherry red lipstick, cascading past her collarbone, finally falling onto her cherry-print halter top. Other than a blue jean mini skirt, flip flops, and matching cherry accessories, she was all cleavage. Being…

Goodbye, Yellow Brick Road

It’s 2013And we’re going to VegasFor our anniversaryHe says it will beThe trip of our dreamsAnd even hints atAn engagement ring I tell him I can’t wait to seeThe Yellow Brick Road again.It was my favorite attractionAt the MGM GrandWhen I was a little girl. He asks me what I’m talking aboutHe doesn’t remember an…

Run

“Running shoes,” he comments. “I’m always ready to run,” I reply. He looks taken aback, but he looks like that a lot. As if it’s shocking any time a woman is witty. “That makes sense, considering your past.” I remember this weeks later, as I lace up my “hooker shoes,” Which are what I call…