About Your…


Warm, firm, perfect-
ly suited to fit
around my body; to
hold me.

Strong, soft, gentle
touch from the palms
pressed to mine and

White, smooth, loving
touch sends sparks through
my skin. Blood turns
To fire.

Deep, warm, smiling,
sweet; Holds my gaze,
for all my earth-
ly days.

© Rachel Svendsen 2014

Author: Rachel Svendsen

Rachel is a poet and writer from Pennsylvania, where she lives with her husband and children. Her short story "Filling the Silence" received an honorable mention in the 2019 Story Embers short story competition.

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