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HOT STUFF

How come I never looked like Hot Stuff in a sundress? My sundresses by comparison look anemic and shapeless My figure is not what it used to be (it is hopeless) It’s fallen down, spread out and looks a trifle excessive Hot Stuff’s figure is lush, provocative and caressive Her sundress is stylish, vivid and really expensive My secondhand garb lacks style and are oppressive Maybe a sundress worn at seventy-five is not impressive Whereas, Hot Stuff’s body and dress are “in your face” aggressive Am I too hard on myself, too critical and depressive? Let’s face it; I’ll never look like Hot Stuff in a sundress Just thinking about it makes me manic-depressive Hot Stuff’s look is suggestive and expressive Whereas mine is age-regressive and inexpressive I never looked like Hot Stuff in retrospect Yet we all have “our day” in one way or another, I suspect I had mine so it’s time to step back and reflect (Kindly!) on our replacements without resentment Wishing them splendor in the sun without impediment. “The Sundress” Carol Zic

Copyright © | Year Posted 2011




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Date: 4/9/2011 6:06:00 AM
Congratulation's on your fine win Carol in Constance's wonderful contest....:)
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Date: 4/4/2011 7:57:00 AM
Wonderful write with nice rhyming!Congrats on your win---kashinath
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Date: 4/4/2011 6:48:00 AM
Congratulations on your win Carol in Constance La France's contest "The Sundress". Love, Carol
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Date: 4/3/2011 6:57:00 PM
Hmm I think "Hot Stuff" wouldn't hold a candle to your charm & wit though, Carol! I think the zest within is what would make you hot stuff yourself ;) Congrats on your win :)
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Date: 4/3/2011 6:24:00 PM
Congratulations on the ninth place win in the contest, Carol
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Date: 4/3/2011 6:06:00 PM
Congrats Carol on your wonderful win in the sundress contest luv.. with this awesome write and entry .. wonderful write .. enjoy your top ten win with luv..
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Date: 3/24/2011 7:08:00 AM
I must tell you there have been so many diverse poems shared here at PoetrySoup yesterday and this morning that I am just now being able to read. Each one is a treasure to the poet who wrote it. It is a pleasure to me to be able to read them. I am so happy yours was among the ones I have read today Carol the best to you in Constance's contest. Love, Carol
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Date: 3/23/2011 7:04:00 PM
Thank you for supporting my contest.
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Date: 3/23/2011 2:10:00 PM
hot and now im full of smiles.. sure enjoyed Carol, bright... take care,..p.d.
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