In cold varietal fashion
With stone-faced disregard
She sashays the runway of hungry eyes
With a made up heart
And painted face
Exposed to all in frilly lace
The cover under where she'll hide
She feels inside.
Published in Dare to Soar, 2013. Available at any bookstore worldwide.
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DE Navarro teaches poetry and runs a poetry WordShop™ at We Write Poetry™