Holy of Holies

Over tangled bodies and raspy breaths The sun burns low like a cigarette We hide from your dad in an old RV Whispering secrets over cheap boxed wine I watch your lips during church on Sunday As they form the words of our favorite hymns Shattered rainbows shining on the saints They say it’s wrong … Continue reading Holy of Holies

My Aphrodite

She’s the psychical embodiment of beauty Smooth, pale skin speckled with freckles Soft brown hair and brilliant hazel eyes Her curving waist, her butt, and nipples I have memorized every spot and dimple So even when we’re apart I can remember How her smile makes my heartbeat flutter And as the years her form gently … Continue reading My Aphrodite