"Momma's Worry" by TS Hawkins

Translate TSPoetics

Thanks for Visiting!


Class Assignment: "The Tree Poem"

"Come bring me your softness
comfort me through all this madness
woman, don't you know, with you
I'm born again"*

Charismatically soft shoe stepped though past heartache
Heartbreak; to beat-bend spirit back to its original score
Rebirthed; tap stitched fresh interludes so
I'm now, my own foundation
Sing melodies dripped in encore, swaddled
Tightly in your crease, never have
I ever clutched affection so close
Napped in once was and soon will be, we dance in the splendor
Arms affixed as if fashioned for one another, rooted in cordated cacophony; bloom symphonies on natured sheets

"Woman, don't you know, with you
I'm born again" 

*Song lyrics by Billy Preston
~With You I'm Born Again

No comments:

Post a Comment

Copyright Notice

Copyright ©2019-20 TS Hawkins. All rights reserved. This includes but not limited to, adaptions, samples or other derivatives emanating from the poems or any other original material on this website, whether in print, film, music or any other media. No part of of this website may be reproduced in any form or by any means without written permission of TS Hawkins and/or HawkEye Entertainment, page2stage LLC, which may be rescinded at any time. Short quotations from poems are permitted as long as there is a link back to this site [www.TSPoetics.com] provided and boldly visible with reference evidently made to this site, the author and original source.