Rituals

me

Digital self portrait on silk

Double take of moon and stars, no cross or athane here
Just some slick gloves, a series of tools and lubrication
She is as gentle as a priestess laying gifts upon an altar

It hurts like hell.  I squirm and moan, things recede as my womb
Objects and recoils.Such cruel kindnesses and care

Makes me think of the love held fast in there.

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About Veronica Aldous

Writer and artist, Veronica is a lecturer is Fine Art and Creative Writing. Her first book of poems, 'Moon Cinema' is now available on Lulu.com. Now there is also 'Mortal' her second book.
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One Response to Rituals

  1. Bart Wolffe says:

    It takes a knowing woman to write such a poem.Special.Very.

    Like

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