Treasure Island

Andrew JansBrown


Ah Sunflower


Have you ever lusted
over the nudity of a flower
taken it then within an hour
watched it brown and decay in your greedy hands
?
Have you ever torn a layer
upon another silky flesh layer
of skin thin flower
from a juvenile bud
only to find the death of your love
?
And grieved at the loss
of your treasured and beauteous thing trust
despairing
your thirsty desiring fingers
that have betrayed you with lust
?
Some things are better left alone
Some things are perfect left alone
But some things you should never leave alone
That would be a sin against life
!
Ah Sunflower
Child of Nature
smiling and bobbing in the warm summer breeze
how i'd love to crack your stem
drink your serum
and dwell on the smell of your summery scent
!
how i'd love to die
the death of our sensual quests
one billion times upon your breats
and milk you cream white and lascivious
!
Ah Sunflower
Eternal linger
Aching desire
For each individual one in a field I hunger
!
Some things are better left alone
Some things are perfect left alone
But some things you should never leave alone
That would be a sin against life
!
How I'd love to count
the pluck of your petals
keeping time to the beat
of my sweet singing heart
'She loves me, She loves me not, She loves me, She loves me not'
And why not
She loves me
?
Ah Sunflower
Yearning pleasure
I wink at you
A measure
A season
Forever
A lust
A cinder
!
Love
Surrender
For life remember
To grow to the source of all light
Endeavor
To engage the flirtatious beauty in Nature
!
Ah Sunflower!
Ah Sunflower!

Submitted: Friday, June 03, 2005
Edited: Saturday, March 01, 2008
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