Georgia Summers

Georgia Summers

A Poem by Kelly Scheppers

 

Georgia Summers

 

 

Georgia summers

were as piquant as

a mint julep in July.

Languid days of skinny-dipping,

where temperatures were as high as

the traversing of hands

 underneath a skirt

of fettered gauze.

  

 



© 2017 Kelly Scheppers



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fettered gauze underneath skirts, good lines and great poetry fine talent thanks.

Posted 1 Month Ago


Kelly Scheppers

1 Month Ago

Thank you so much, Roxane!
Back to leave points!-forgot!

Posted 2 Months Ago


Exquisite and elegantly sensuous. Great form, cadence, flow and lovely, lazy, lascivious (?) imagery. Brava Kelly!

Posted 2 Months Ago


Kelly Scheppers

2 Months Ago

Thank you, Annette. It was most kind of you!
I'm gulping now. Sultry is not the word but as near as I can get damn it. I refuse to say Hot as its too crass.
So many things come to mind here. I am lifting my hat to wipe my face with my hankerchief like Rod Steiger.
thinking I look cool. I am listening to 'Somewhere down that crazy river'. I am swinging on the porch swing and I am watching the Summer of 42. And I am waiting for her to pass with a towel under her arm and that look in her eye.


Posted 5 Months Ago


Thank you Kelly for transporting me from a cold, cold night in sub-zero UK temps to balmy, sexy, sultry Georgia --- more lemonade in your Tom Collins my dear ...
xxx

Posted 10 Months Ago


Kelly Scheppers

10 Months Ago

...ahh, yes please! ; ) Ty, Tony!
Tony Jordan

10 Months Ago

Welcome Kelly...
;)
This is an absolutely splendid, beautifully erotic, stupendous write! Bravo!

Posted 1 Year Ago


sounds like you had a hot summer there in Georgia.

Posted 1 Year Ago


I wanna be baptized in her waters.........:)

Posted 2 Years Ago


Ahh yes... Those summer days of hot weather, cold drinks and steamy devil may care passion, sleeping outside on the sun porch with no clothes on. Very nice memories indeed

Posted 2 Years Ago


Kelly Scheppers

2 Years Ago

Falling asleep on the sun porch. Now, there's a factoid about Georgia I missed! ...so good to know .. read more
Such a sad though beautiful dream of past gasps and moaning moments. Your poetry always touches the heart, whether sad or jubilant. Your phrasing is second to none. ' .. temperatures high like the traversing of hands under .. ''

Posted 2 Years Ago


Kelly Scheppers

2 Years Ago

...such an endearing review...thank you, Emma!

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Added on June 14, 2015
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Tags: Georgia, summer, mint julep, skinny-dipping

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Kelly Scheppers
Kelly Scheppers

San Diego, CA



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