Feeling frivolous Drowning in many words I invite her in To swim in the Whitewash Or else She is too smart Throw me a life ring My bubbly personality Giving me a hangover Neurodivergent mother Sweet as a soft drink Filled with warm air Drink sparingly
Stone cold metropolis Gruelling southern front Shades of grey surround How many colours blue Can one feel Without you? Of utmost importance To gravitate towards Such a warm affectionate Lover kissing skin pink By evening Sting but turns earthy Tones as memory of her Softens
Dazzlingly obvious Tux with tails At barn dance All eyes are glued When you don't Have a clue Stepping on toes Missing joke cues Smiling nodding Run to the loo Difference is stark Though some place Inviting All queer folk Tell my heart Is smiling
Perched between barren landscapes Far as the eye squints In the distance Microscopic life dawns In open spaces unseen How we relish the resilience Of some tiny show Of leaves stalk reaching Up for sunlight to ignite It's open tongued grooves Into being
Yet we find normalised eugenics Those who exist between the lines Of normativity collectivism Turned aside by one Derided by two Abandoned by three Many mouths to feed Better defend protect Turn inside out Than let another Take the mantle When the woman till Ten works then sleeps A superior breed To exist in such Harsh remote conditions Of isolation Yet to grace the pages Of top ten endemic list For protection Women and children Survival of our species
Brush tipped tongue Painted button Curvature of spine Red eye Double banded Red capped Rarity only adds To beauty Why not fascinate With uniqueness Of each we meet Instead pick Feathers ruffled To decorate head?
One and only Every love A scarcity Endangered Do we love To obtain Souvenirs Stories Take away A part of me Thrown about Carelessly Adorning Cafe walls Could hear
Adrenalin pumping Shaking out limbs Eyes on the line Looking downwind Peripheral gazes Nodding whistle Take your marks Smoke gun bursts Shock cool wet Tip toe beating Arms breath repeat Stomach protest Pushing onward Suddenly crosshairs Hand tip touch flip One long lap Then nothing I survey emptiness All eyes watching From the stadium No one near But one white cap Slowing down Mine black Up the wall Walk of shame Trudging drenched Wet as the supermoon Tide washed debris Around me I return to the start Shake my head Sullenly Can I possibly Go down waterslide Instead? No way replace The fun we had A false start Takes all my lungs Sweat tears restraint Go on without me A joy to spectate The dating race