December 8, 2017

Poetry + Snap: “Waist”

The ladder that winds around
My snake charmer’s waist
Strips wistful doubt
Echo lost
Unsynthesized
Allude to no one
No more

But the buoyant bindings chafe
Pleasure laced through pain
Will not escape unscathed

Have it your way

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“Waist”
© Jane Bled 2016-2017
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