tagPoetry With AudioPicasso's Masque

Picasso's Masque

byZrnko_Pisku©

* * * * *

Click Here to listen. (1 min/mp3)

* * * * *

I think of you in Picasso's eye
soft curves not quite concealing
your acute angular motion
hard, likened to steel --
not stainless, but pitted, rusted,
worn from years of decadence
aged as only time can.

Your step, graceful but intent
upon slashing as you walk
your razor edged sexuality
poised, turgid, ready for evisceration.
But, beyond the walk,
your face, your eyes -- timeless
doubled in almost mirrored vision
the light and deepest shadow
captured in mid-form blur
as you rapidly change
with an imperceptible speed.
Your abstraction captured
in the master's eye: for
who can know you, but he.

Report Story

byZrnko_Pisku© 2 comments/ 1564 views/ 1 favorites

Share the love

Report a Bug

1 Pages:1

Please Rate This Submission:

Please Rate This Submission:

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Please wait
Recent
Comments
by Anonymous

If the above comment contains any ads, links, or breaks Literotica rules, please report it.

There are no recent comments (2 older comments) - Click here to add a comment to this poem or Show more comments or Read All User Comments (2)

Add a
Comment

Post a public comment on this submission (click here to send private anonymous feedback to the author instead).

Post comment as (click to select):

You may also listen to a recording of the characters.

Preview comment

Forgot your password?

Please wait

Change picture

Your current user avatar, all sizes:

Default size User Picture  Medium size User Picture  Small size User Picture  Tiny size User Picture

You have a new user avatar waiting for moderation.

Select new user avatar:

   Cancel