Tip of My Tongue

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Non-Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
Two lovers embark on a passionate love affair as they seek to discover what secrets lie beneath the surface, buried under years of unspoken desire.

Submitted: September 30, 2018

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Submitted: September 30, 2018



The eyes always expose 

what the lips won’t

My hymns of rapture 

hidden in hues of green and gold,

longing to be explored


If only to remember


the ache of desire

that keeps me awake at night

as my hands incite the words 

of your lyrical refrain

sending me over the edge 


If only to look a little longer


with your eyes closed

as you search for clues

on the canvas of my body,

hungry to amplify 

the crescendo of my cries


The hum of your salvation


If only to taste the secrets

on the tip of my tongue

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