old man & heat

lose the attitude Yolanda
the ersatz face the ageist tag

be my youthful fragrant Jacaranda
my bare and truthful my feral Jezebel

and we’ll do the luscious in the bushes
hoofing hipping dipping

bramble breaking mango shaking
throbbing tropic tango

23 thoughts on “old man & heat

  1. Nice rhythms and imagery, Brother John. Passion transcending years comes across in this wonderful poem.

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