Planet Love

I was the sunyou the moontill she cameand somehowyou believedin the syzygyof three – Were we sheepthe earth womanand I, acceptingshoddy alibishearts eclipsedminds sealed bylunacy of desire? (Image my own)

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Adultery

Mistake Beg forgiveness Repeat Appearances sanitize past Push dirt under the rug Smother recall Reason can be fraud common sense out of order Suspicions merit an ear, listen over din of betrayal. (For Reena’s Exploration Challenge #135:  quotation.  “Always listen twice.  First what’s being said, then who said it.”  Image my own.)

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Insatiable

He caved eventually gave in to her nagging left his wife, his children, mistook her naked willingness for love, a signal of commitment – it was not – she would not package her feelings into a domestic box had no intentions of ever after clothed her vulnerability in sex as treacherous as Eve’s serpent she […]

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Unexpected Guest

An unexpected guest – invited by a spouse – sends a wife grasping, stretching, unsettled by sequence of events. She has rattled around this oversized ranch of a house, treasured the rapid upward mobility, covered up insecurities, believed their marriage to be respectable, now waking up to his secret tries to calm anxiety by downplaying […]

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Response to Scorned

Hey, I didn’t force you into my bed, seem to recall you came willingly, never pretended to be Prince Charming, was actually intimidated by your Disney fantasies – thought you liked our intimacy, would have got up to look after the children, but you were already on it, and besides, I never do it right. […]

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Scorned Woman’s Rage

Before I jump into another man’s bed, (especially one who has already cheated), whisper my deepest yearnings to his lusting heart, arch my hips to meet his less than satisfactory thrust, I will make sure that his compassion meets mine, that he has the balls to prioritize, and does not soften at crucial junctures. I […]

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