Treasure Island

Piyush Dey

(India)

Come, Lets build a night


On the marble edifice of silence
let us swathe ourselves in the sheets of darkness,
and ignite the twin candles of our bodies...
When dew arrives on tiptoe,
let it not discern even the whisper of our breaths

In the silken fragrance of mist,
entwined let us lie, like fragrance itself —
Draped in the earthy aroma of our bodies,
Let us, like spirits, rustle forever...

Submitted: Sunday, August 04, 2013
Edited: Thursday, August 29, 2013
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