Wild bird

22 Aug

Her hand fluttered

to her throat

like a wild bird.

He captured it

in the safe cage

of his fingers.

He gazed

into her eyes

and stilled

her fears.



© the author writing as Romantic Dominant

Art by Pascal Chove


Posted by on August 22, 2021 in Poetry, romance, Still Life


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8 responses to “Wild bird

  1. Allison Marie Conway

    August 23, 2021 at 11:59 am

    A touch of the exotic even within the safety. Why does that feel unexpected… 🕊

    Liked by 1 person

  2. errantsatiety

    August 25, 2021 at 11:09 am


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