alex haywood

Rookie - 6 Points (12/21/1963)

I Stand Naked - Poem by alex haywood

Namaste delightful girl
I stood with no clothes
before you
but you couldn't see
my body
your own garments
donned unwillingly
clouding your vision
the fire failed
to reach your skin
through the layers
so now I open
a window
and stand naked
before others

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  • (8/9/2006 1:01:00 PM)


    Very raw! I loved the words-10 from me (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, August 9, 2006

Poem Edited: Tuesday, August 24, 2010


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