Orange que te quiero verde, that's Poeticah

The Visual Poetry of Poeticah explores the boundaries between poetry, languages, and traditional with computer visual art.

This is a poem from my chapbook Blue Mundi.

<<Blue Mundi>> Rocky-Silk Couturiere (((-I-))) Purple sequin studded bouffant sleeves flirt Spike trimmed black fishnet stockings strut then rub to scratch oozing rouge Noir leather skirt shortens squeezes grows black nylon tassels longer down faster points plata slapping everywhere mirroring miradas up the sways under entwined through outer wear closes there très bon entre quatre yeux when opening here mauve deeply purpling on tender olive darkly undulating à votre santé (((-II-))) Jet hair pulls back to curly chignon bounces Pounding orange knee-high-wide heeled boots threatening hammer the throbbing pummel the awe-struck delicate pistols Silver-green lipstick flares wide-to-broader on ebon velvet Platinum-indigo eye-shadow fans out a mask Leopard skinned bustier stretches spawning à la belle étoile from waist to knee chiffon leaflets layer a jungle Bananas permeate hibiscus flowers breeding giraffe-zebra-cheetah patterns mingled with orchids and coconut palms a l l lamé interlaced A quicksand mud-water A crocodile jaw snapping marsh A voodoo trap Uhuru-careless Beware (((-III-))) Flaxen strands flap Flamingo feathered boa wraps ivory-graceful hang-sways round and down decolletée l o o s e top pearl foulard crinkling on the vibrant plush Waist azure ciré sash whip-cuts electric-blue into gazes cascading down into There that translucent swirling in opaque blancomotion lace Peek Here Glance There Chase every nuance of é l a n Twist / Sway / Wrap / Unfold A gesture flowing downward gushing toward rose pearl-studded Manolo s t i l e t t o e s stabbing closer nearer Pearls fall and roll teases stopping to press into bruises Sooo . . . veryyy . . . Edith Piafesque J e n e r e g r e t t e r i e n <<Blue Mundi>>