Sunday, September 7, 2014

"Irresistible"

Image used for Magpie Tales #236
"Irresistible"

In the heat of the night
I swoon, become a moth,
abandon indiscretion -

flutter towards the icebox,
press Ben & Jerry to my breast
and indulge.

by Margaret Bednar, September 7, 2014

This is for Magpie Tales #236.

17 comments:

Helen said...

You too? ..............

Poet Laundry said...

Hahaha! I wish they would just stop making it...

You are so good at the element of humor in your poems!

Sumana Roy said...

aww...love this fluttering :)

Kutamun said...

A Chrysalean Threesome .....such fun !

freyawrites.com said...

I prefer me a Gelato, but yes, ice cream solves any problems! :)

Ginny Brannan said...

Ah, that Ben & Jerry's will get you every time! Well done, Margaret.

Kathryn Dyche Dechairo said...

Now you have me craving icecream.

Carrie Van Horn said...

I think we have the same yearning in the middle of the night Margaret....love this!

Truedessa said...

haha that was amusing..that Ben and Jerry's can be dangerous..

Pat Hatt said...

haha suck some back and more and more comes due

Claudia said...

hhmmm....love me some Ben & Jerry's - just not the one with the raw cookie dough....ha
smiles

grapeling said...

ha! :) ~

Tess Kincaid said...

This made me smile...nice to see you at Magpie, Margaret...

humbird said...

A, dear...I'd stick my head in the freezer ...ice-cream...sweets, calories..not the best way... :) Thanks for keeping an eye on me xx

senderupwords said...

Wonderful. Love and Light, S

cifar shayar said...

awesome,loved it

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Kate Mia said...

i love astrology and all the other patterned ways of life that bring the force of syncrhonicity into the light..and you inspire me here to write about Gemini..II..i mean too..;)

But i'll settle for H..as finally the two parts of me are bridged with this 8 letter of infinity for me..:)

Yes..i like mythology too.....

And smiles and have a nice day..2:)