Temptations – When Lust Rises

Brigit Delaney’s current theme for The Erotic Poetry Challenge is Poems as Inspiration. This week’s prompt is the poem, Harlem Dancer by Claude McKay. Reading her poem, I thought of temptations that rise when a seductive woman has a hold on her audience. Merriam-Webster defines ‘temptation’ as:1. the act of tempting or the state of being tempted especially to evil : ENTICEMENT2. something tempting : a cause or occasion of enticement FATEFUL TEMPTATIONS Beauty and seduction was her best traitMen worshiped her as they fell at her feetBehold the siren, they suffered great fateTemptations formed from the moment they meet From the shore she sings her sensual songBeckoning him closer, he hears the callHe’s aroused as she dances in her thongHis desire grows, he can’t resist the fall An innocence tainted in lustrous sinThe darkness of night, she felt warm his breathHis hands on her waist, his heat grew withinShe moved her hips, sang him to his death […]

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I’m Just A Girl

“I’m also just a girl, standing in front of a boy, asking him to love her.” ~ Notting Hill The theme for the Erotic Poetry Challenge is movies. I decided to sex up the famous quote from Notting Hill. Here I am, standing before you nakedWhat was once casual, now complicatedYou look at me with riveting eyesMy feelings for you are much a surprise Your fingers nimbly caress my every curveA man like you, I don’t deserveYet in your arms, I feel secureLines between love and lust, now obscure You hold me close and kiss my lipsMy plump ass, your hand now gripsTangled in lustrous desires for youI’m just a girl asking you to love her too This poem is for lover. I desire to hear him say that he loves me. Each time I see him, my feelings for him intensify. I don’t want to be without him. I […]

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