Besa Dede


Smell of Desire


Lust glows slyly in her eyes.
'Your eyes are your soul's mirrors', they say.
I cast a stare inside those clear blue lakes of hers.
What hidden desires sleep deep within you
My little-innocent one?
Inexplicably her flaming gaze pierces through my skin
Boils my blood, quivers my heart.

'I can't sleep anymore!
I think of you! '

Her lips whisper them uncanny words in Ether
And the world beneath my feet crumbles into piercing shards.
I am breathless and l loose my bearings.
My human spirit starts asking absurd questions such as
Does my mere existence have a meaning in this life? And
Will I go to Hell for yearning so much for her gaze upon my gaze,
For her breath upon my breath?

I am yours! ..
I can't sleep...
I am yours...

My little one, now she is not pure anymore.
Biting her lip purposefully
Deliberately exhaling her breath unto my neck.
I smell her craving, I perceive her appeals.
I am scorched and ablaze because of her consuming desires.
Of hers and mine, coalesced together in a vicious hunger for ardor.

Oh, Almighty One, enlighten my path!

'I can't sleep, I really can't!

I am thinking of you! '

I am a lost soul, trapped within the claws of her temptation!

Oh Almighty One I seek salvation…

It's late, too late to implore for compassion.


... I've already lost my path to redemption.

Submitted: Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Edited: Thursday, September 26, 2013

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Comments about this poem (Smell of Desire by Besa Dede )

  • Rookie - 0 Points Besa Dede (3/21/2014 4:36:00 PM)

    Sekharan Pookkat, then maybe, just maybe you have not even felt the real passion of sensual desire in your life ;)
    Besides, everyone is entitled to their own opinions! Thank you for sharing yours.
    ~Besa (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,124 Points Sekharan Pookkat (3/21/2014 8:52:00 AM)

    absurd questions
    has no meaning (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,675 Points Wahab Abdul (11/8/2013 8:59:00 PM)

    very sensuous poem..you write it with great passion.. love it.. (Report) Reply

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