butter drips from toast tea sparkles in china cups late breakfast for two Kim M. Russell, 9th July 2018 My response to Carpe Diem #1471 Our new challenge in the Imagination Without Limits feature is an image entitled ‘Summer breakfast’.
This month I have an ekphrastic poem in Volume 5, Chapter 9 of the Visual Verse Anthology. You can find it on page 29 or you can follow the link to ‘Compilation Tape‘.
She flicks through her central inner catalogue, the one engraved on her heart, and counts shattered illusions, the brevity of lovers, how quickly they depart. Ignoring her staccato cris de coeur, no empathy for a woman like her, those masterful money-makers – when it comes to the bedroom – have no finesse, their lovemaking’s nostrum. […]