THE LOVESTRUCK STRIPPER
the lovestruck stripper tried to be
in order to impress
the man whom she’d obsessed
a very studious prodigy, he
alas, the stripper came back, weeping,
still lovestruck, but just a zombie.
Fireblossom Fridays at the Imaginary Garden with Real Toads are always unexpected, and usually fun. Today's was more fun than most. Fireblossom gave us two lists of words: one of adjectives, one of nouns, and asked us to choose one of each for our title, then write a poem about the resulting character.
Fireblossom herself can be more fun than most, as well, and her two lists of words were wonderful to choose from. I couldn't help using many more of them in my poem, as well as the two I used in my title.
Here are FB's two lists: