And it Started with A Kiss

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Kiss me that hard,
that deep.

Punctuate the sentence of us
with your tongue.

Make a victim of the air
with your hands.

Dance with me until I can’t
stop sparking to your drumbeat
thighs and comprising hips.

Let your lightning enter and defile me.
Douse me with the sweat of roses

Write me over in thorns and
petal blossoms.

Let the bees pollinate

Honeyed and satiated.
I come unhinged.

-Tosha Michelle

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78 thoughts on “And it Started with A Kiss

  1. Maybe I should skip the essay-length analysis of this one, Tosha – it’s probably not necessary at all! πŸ™‚
    You have a very beautiful way with language that always has me shaking my head and smiling in some bemused fashion as if I have no idea how you do it and do it so consistently.
    Have you written any stories? If so, are they here too? If you have – they are bound to be sensuous and entirely transcendent at the same time.
    You make me feel a variety of things, Tosha – do you know that?
    Kind regards – Robert.

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    1. I can’t say that I did. However, as long as they are all positive things, I’m happy to read this. I’ve written a few prose poems but no stories. I’m always a bit intimidated to try. Perhaps, with your encouragement I’ll give it a go. Hope all is lovely in the Land of hope and glory. Make sure to eat some chocolate for me!!

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      1. I’m going to have a bit of choccy after I’ve had this Satsuma. πŸ™‚
        You should SERIOUSLY consider writing some fiction. You have such a perfect way of putting words together with feelings that it would be a crying shame if you did not at least try! πŸ™‚

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      2. Well they do say that you should write about what you love. πŸ™‚
        How about a story about a fire in a British chocolate bakery where the baker must choose between saving his prize chocolate recipes, or the woman he loves, only to find that she has started the fire with his recipes and is …

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  2. This got me in my heart.

    Punctuate the sentence of us
    with your tongue.

    wow! Sis, I hope a man comes into your life and treats you like a queen. I love this so much sis, another of my favorites. I’ve lost track how many poems I love from yours. πŸ™‚

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