Taste Strawberries


taste strawberries

at night – a dark gauze of stockings –

you redden my tongue


This poem was written in response to Carpe Diem #781 Ichigo (Strawberry), another great prompt from Chèvrefeuille at Carpe Diem Haiku Kai. All of the poems in the link-up can be read here. And, to finish, here’s The Byrds –