neo riddick

Lavender Kisses - Poem by neo riddick

In the middle of the house is the 'forbidden room'
a, k.a. the kitchen
i had a moment of weakness
my empty belly screamed and howled
so much to offer me
soda, chips, soup, breads
like a market in there
i gave in
shoveling food into my mouth like an animal
belly is so full, body is bloated
i ran
opened the door to my room
and there is my friend MIA
whispering in my ear
she says, come on my child
you know the rules
i sat down in my chair, placed the trash can in front of me
leaning over, hair tied back
all i consumed was given back
and i was covered in her lavender kisses

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  • (1/9/2008 1:02:00 PM)

    strange but compelling poem,
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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 9, 2008

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