Benjamin Michael Clark

Rookie - 125 Points (06/22/90 / Mattydale, NY)

Strawberry Shortcake - Poem by Benjamin Michael Clark

Skipping scallops
so she still swallows
her dessert-
she sits staring
seductively
at strawberry shortcake
smiling surely-
but she stresses
about something
so she smokes
a cigarette instead


Comments about Strawberry Shortcake by Benjamin Michael Clark

  • Gold Star - 6,949 Points Tirupathi Chandrupatla (8/23/2013 6:17:00 PM)

    She stresses about something to skip the dessert. Beautifully said. Thank you. (Report) Reply

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  • Silver Star - 3,772 Points Dave Walker (8/22/2013 4:40:00 PM)

    Short and sweet, a great poem, like it. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, August 22, 2013

Poem Edited: Friday, August 23, 2013


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