Find us on Facebook

Login Form


Marilyn


marilyn_monroe


We loved her years ago, before

the lines of age could ever mark her face,

before the history books defined her place

in wax museums and in cinematic lore –

before we knew her, we had loved her so

as one might love a memory of snow-

white skin and rosy lips – and more

we loved her for she seemed to need

our love, we wanted her to feed

upon our unfulfilled desire.

Even in life she was not really there,

she had become an icon to us then –

and if she’d lived, with crow’s feet round her eyes,

I and a million other men

would love her, filled with our still-young memories.

 Michael Warren




primi sui motori con e-max

Add comment

Security code
Refresh

The Gunfight at the El Paso Corral   By Alejandro Grattan-Dominguez     I suppose the one question I've been asked as a former
April 2015 Please select one: Online format Only articles (respond to any article here) Magazine style format Articles and
Editor’s Page By Alejandro Grattan-Dominguez For more editorials, visit: http://thedarksideofthedream.com A Wonderful Writer Once In Our Midst (II)   Jim
Mexican Runaway Bride By Janice Valverde A Vignette of Life in Ajijic   A shiny white SUV was parked right across the narrow cobble-stone street
What’s Next For The Keystone Pipeline? By Marita Noon   After six years of dithering, the Keystone pipeline project has finally cleared both

Our Issues

March 2015

july2011-ojo

February 2014

july2011-ojo

January 2014

july2011-ojo

December 2014

july2011-ojo

November 2014

july2011-ojo

October 2014

july2011-ojo

September 2014

july2011-ojo

 

More....