Sunday, June 22, 2008

Cestrum Nocturnum



The bricks around the garden hold the day's heat.

I am shaved and oiled,

Smooth,

Neat.


You are the leopard moth,

Moon-dappled black and white;

For you I open,

Bloom at night.

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2 comments:

Cynthia said...

OOOh, sensual, shaved and oiled,
blooming at night.

Fireblossom said...

I'm glad you like it, Cynthia! I kinda do :-)