Jennifer (gaaneden) wrote,
Jennifer
gaaneden

Pain is good for art...

The maintainence guy has now come and gone. Every part of inside of the toliet that could be replaced has been. Apparently all of it was "Bad. All bad." Also, I've been shown how to turn off the water to the toliet show something like this happen in the future.

Seems that me being home bound has sparked some creative impulses like the Flasher I wrote earlier.



Bitter Sweet Siren

Hers is a voice that sounds like Kathleen Turner
on a hot summer night as she speaks to her lover.
Warm honey over wet sand, but not sticky sweet.
More like the rough touch of a cat's tongue
as it affectionately grooms you.

Sexy with its paradoxically soft and hard sounds
that make you want to hear more -
Never mind what her voice is saying.
Though, the right words are icing on the cake.

Too bad this voice only comes to her
in the bleakness of unwanted illness.
Cruel in its tempting call
while her body is too weak to respond.

(c) 2002



Which era in time are you?
Subscribe

  • (no subject)

    Blog: Two October Events. A class with Cat Rambo’s Academy for Wayward Writers and a Kickstarter for my 99 Tiny Terrors anthology.…

  • (no subject)

    Bubble & Squeek: Aaron Rosenberg tells us how he allows research to inspire his writing in other people’s worlds without getting bogged down in it.…

  • (no subject)

    Blog: Surviving Cons in the Time of Covid. It was way better than it was bad. It was worth doing despite everything.…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments