C. Mad Poet’s Holiday Stories

A poem about a mischievous creature that enjoys cooking.

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It was Thanksgiving Day morning, and I stayed in bed well past when my dreams all but vanished. Then coming downstairs, I spotted wet footsteps leading to the kitchen from the front door.

I followed wet baby footprints, holding my breath at the entrance to wait. I cracked open the…

We’re lonely souls in search of another

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Spirits in trance,
souls do their dance.

Alone coldness of night,
amidst our feelings held tight.

Lovers will run, together til dawn.
Nothing to share, emotions we bare.

Fear creeps back in,
separation again.

Loneliness fills space,
solo dancing in place.

Safe in our cage,
locked beyond vulnerable rage.

Much…

Adult costumes get discard within a partnership

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I’m off in my head,
imagining your form,
performing lust’s porn.

Each animal thrust
a taboo door I explore
empty in our bed.

You’re in my mind,
exploited with fantasy.
My slut puppet whore.

Your bodies a tool,
I focus on sensation.
Break eruption’s peak.

Selfish, I quicken,
climbing a…

The Kai Malo’o beach cliffs inadvertent camping adventure.

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“I don’t think we planned this very well,” Jess said, ignoring a vast ocean paradise vista, pointing to the setting sun.
We hiked into the Poina forest five miles with a pack full of bedding and two hammocks. We crossed over crystal streams, passed along enchanted waterfalls, and listened to birds…

CMad Poet

A blue collar poet describing nonsense with words. Hoping to speak some truth, encrypted in lines, to be digested as fun bite sized stories.

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