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

4 comments:

grrreg said...

awesome

Maddie said...

Those are beautiful.

James Torck said...

Fantastic, Lori. Lovely and vivid imagery!

Bethanator said...

I love this!