Patti Masterman

Foreign Models Wanted - Poem by Patti Masterman

Women draped across beds
with Pavlovian puppy eyes
limbs every which way, perhaps a fray
without a starting lie

Whispers across the ceiling
between flicks of a camera's spittle
no men admitted, we must not have
seduction, at acquittal

Foreign models wanted
for barely there filigree
bikini gloss, in a ring toss
bend-overs entirely free

Later men in bathrooms linger
too long over sticky pages
trying to fit the woman back in
to the anorexic aegis

Comments about Foreign Models Wanted by Patti Masterman

  • Valerie Dohren (6/2/2012 6:52:00 AM)

    Interesting one - glossy mags show it all! ! (Report) Reply

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  • Diane Hine (5/31/2012 8:53:00 AM)

    Stark expose'- very effective. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, May 29, 2012

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