“Beads and Bows”
8:45 PM 4/4/2011

Purple lace and glossy bows,
Intricate knots and lies exposed
Seen the light, just shy of truth
Forget-me-not, the out-of-tune
Drawn astray, the fickle gem
Given flesh, an eye for shame
Owing all and giving nothing
Seeking life and all rebutting.