The Seduction of Dawn

the seduction of dawn
is that she is the beginning,
the harlot of infinite possibilities,
her hennaed fingers
inching forward slowly,
I close my eyes,
night’s hand is still warm
across my insomniac fears,
what was it
that damned moon
was warning me about?

Quadrille: a 44 word poem
Linked to the Dverse Poets (Prompt: Dawn)

48 thoughts on “The Seduction of Dawn

  1. oh! I LOVE this! Hennaed fingers, the seduction of dawn…and what was that damned moon warning about? LOL! Brilliant, Thotpurge! There is so much in this quadrille that just satisfies as poetry.


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