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Opening Petals of Want

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Opening Petals of Want

you touch me
and I fall away 
to nothing


breaking apart
into a thousand
petals of want 


I am as bewitched 
as the trail
that lies beneath
your hand


incantations
sing through my blood
and I am wrought,
with my need
to list into you


at just a touch 
I need to inhale 
but,


you breath life
into every molecule
to overflow my spirit
and in the essence 
of love 


I lay in want
of the masters
hand  


and to fall as petals
at his feet


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Entered in Catie Lindsay's Competition 
Fanning the Flames 

Gained 1st Place

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  1. Date: 10/30/2010 5:00:00 PM
    Congrad's on your win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 10/16/2010 2:00:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in the contest..Sara

  1. Date: 10/11/2010 5:24:00 AM
    excellent words here Jayne thank you once again for sharing [Duncan]

  1. Date: 10/10/2010 4:53:00 PM
    Jayne, this is simply wonderful!! I can see how this would score high! Luv, Andrea

  1. Date: 10/10/2010 1:55:00 PM
    Jayne, this is simply stunning. A joy to read this Sunday evening >> James :)

  1. Date: 10/9/2010 1:59:00 PM
    beautiful, congrats on your well deserved win in the contest

  1. Date: 10/9/2010 7:33:00 AM
    I didn't find your soup mail Jayne! Agape, Moses

  1. Date: 10/8/2010 10:09:00 PM
    Jayne, this poem is superb! No wonder you won 1st place with it. A super congratulations on your well deserved victory!~Chris

  1. Date: 10/8/2010 9:47:00 PM
    More wins to come Jayne... keep writing and entering contests ..win or lose the experience is exhilarating..luv... thankxxx for your encouraging comments on my recent contest entry..luv..

  1. Date: 10/8/2010 11:50:00 AM
    Congratulations Jayne on your first place, way to go girl. Agape, Moses

  1. Date: 10/8/2010 9:43:00 AM
    Congratulations Jayne on your win in Catie Lindsey's contest "Fanning The Embers". Love, Carol

  1. Date: 10/8/2010 7:19:00 AM
    congrats on your well deserved win with this excellent write enjoyed thanks for all your kind comments and have a great weekend faleshia

  1. Date: 10/8/2010 5:02:00 AM
    Congratulations on this well deserved win in the contest, Jayne

  1. Date: 10/7/2010 9:01:00 PM
    Wow Jayne. Many congratulations on this first position win.

  1. Date: 10/7/2010 8:43:00 PM
    Congrats on your 1st place Jayne It's well deserved for this very sensual piece..Take care~Deb

  1. Date: 10/7/2010 7:29:00 PM
    Super congrats Jayne on your wonderful win for first place in Catie's contest with this hot hot piece.. enjoy your sweet victory tonight with luv..

  1. Date: 10/7/2010 2:27:00 AM
    You really bring this picture to life with your well chosen words and effective style. Good luck in the contest

  1. Date: 10/6/2010 6:41:00 PM
    great write!! very beautiful!!

  1. Date: 10/6/2010 4:52:00 PM
    Who is the master? Very enigamtic, pithy poem. Peace & Blessings Matthew Anish

  1. Date: 10/6/2010 12:39:00 PM
    what vivid imagery, jayne.. so tactile! huggs, nette

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