Dónall Dempsey

Rookie - 36 Points (15/07/56 / Curragh Camp, Co. Kildare, Eire.)

Love-Ward Haiku


unperturbed
pushed ever onward
love-ward

her hair
curls & coils
like laughter made visible

left behind
in the wake of
perfume & laughter

sun shines
through her skirt
her beauty so transparent

jumping
out of her eyes
her laughter

as tangled
as their lovers
bicycles on the grass

my fingertip
traces your signature
enjoys your curves

Valentine Day card
paper cut
my heart bleeds for her

pert behind
peering out of a too short skirt
the flimsiest excuse of a knickers

Submitted: Sunday, July 03, 2011
Edited: Wednesday, July 27, 2011
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