Treasure Island

Biff McGuire

(Dec.18 1956 / Salt lake City, Utah U.S.A)

Poetry is


Always at my side
Revealing to me all I need to see
Unafraid to expose every mark of beauty
And all scars from her past
Verse, song and limerick
Excitement, relief, and depression
Written or read, alive or dead
Lady of the night
Wrong and then right
Hypocritical, finicky, sexy words
Like a fine wine
First sampling the bouquet
Then sipping the sweetness
And quenching desire with
Bottoms up

Poetry is my pornography

Submitted: Thursday, June 16, 2011
Edited: Friday, June 17, 2011

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