2020-09-12 – Honey Rose

watch thumbs fumbling,
no fancy flight for
this stumble

her wings and me-
a gnarl of sparks
and wires,

my stinger wedged
under hem of
moth bit

the sourest dew coats
pane’s glossy


if our weary queen can
settle her pulse and
bubbling mind.

midst mad buzz
vibrating the

she’ll find that
honey rose
in time

Waspy Stingman

image adapted from art by Adam Santana at – https://pixels.com/featured/busy-bee-adam-santana.html

and it’ll sip like wine, green from the vine
kissed by breeze of

a hello to life and
good morning.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.