Wednesday, 11 April 2007

Jewel Trilogy

The garnet necklace
on her porcelain skin, like
drops of blood on snow

Ruby earrings gleam
under dark hair, a cascade
of rose petal thoughts

Rings of red coral––
ocean mementos singing
of her mermaid youth


grrreg said...


Maddie said...

Those are beautiful.

James Torck said...

Fantastic, Lori. Lovely and vivid imagery!

Bethanator said...

I love this!