Treasure Island

Poetheart (back)

(05/23/1960 / Rio de Janeiro)

The Lizard!


Nor needed to be so beautiful as well
or thin eyes
that comes with attraction redemptive

nor deserved kisses so dry
or drown you in my rivulet
like lizard
~resting your lips upon mine~

or away so away
~there's no needed to be~

where has not warm arms

~a jar ~

like my windows and doors
just covets hugs


bathed in the sun

as a lizard, with colors in disguise

resting you and me

Submitted: Saturday, August 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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Ah! Love! ! ! ! !

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  • Neela Nath (8/13/2013 8:51:00 PM)

    I loved the metaphor of this poem.The pictorial quality is adorable.Let the Lizards get stuck on heir happy wall! Fabulous! (Report) Reply

  • Dave Walker (8/13/2013 7:50:00 AM)

    Love can be a strange thing a beautiful thing and a hard thing.
    But we all get it in the end. The only thin is sometimes we can't
    choose who we fall in love with. (Report) Reply

  • Thomas A Robinson (8/12/2013 7:56:00 AM)

    was this lizard a dragon hoarding his treasure from would be theives?
    Perhaps the sun soaked reptile lay in repose just waiting in disguise.
    Only one person knows... (Report) Reply

  • Unwritten Soul (8/12/2013 3:48:00 AM)

    Hahaha wait look at the lizard, branches tongue....can be trusted LOL....i prefer be a mirror then.. i can be beautiful and ugly as the opponent, but wait..i hardly be beautiful as their hearts...hmmm nah back to be Unwritten Soul so i can be anyone i wanted but still being true me! ...Ah! love! ! ! _Soul (Report) Reply

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