Julia’s Kiss – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

At dVerse Merril is hosting Poetics with an invitation to choose from a list of rose names to write a poem about. I have chosen ‘Julia’s Kiss’

dVerse Poets – Poetics – Naming The Rose

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“Kiss me and you will see how important I am.” Sylvia Plath

Julia's Kiss

She was no child despite her
finger hair curl distraction thing,
her cheesecloth off-the-shoulder
with garlanded hair, and her light,
tinkling brook laughter, she kissed
like a hungry, ravenous lion, like a 
growl, a roar of pleasure, a vibrato 
of the soul; Julia's kisses would
always take us from mere bud to
full bloom, she played strong.


Copyright 2022 ©Paul Vincent Cannon
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41 Comments

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41 responses to “Julia’s Kiss – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. Wow–that’s some kissing! I love “a vibrato
    of the soul”

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  2. Whoa. I remember those 😂

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  3. welcome to novels around the world

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  4. Uff! ‘a vibrato of the soul’…

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  5. Been a while since I had such a kiss, but there was one woman – you captured perfectly

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  6. Very fond of this one, Paul…

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  7. Well, I’m just in the process of falling in love with a Carer named Julia… of course, it’ll never be. The danged gal is just too young for me. Hahaha!

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  8. Beautifully captured moment. Lovely poem, Paul! ❤

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  9. Whoa! The emotions….loved it!

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  11. Kissing is an important part of love ! Beautiful poem 🙂

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