Her Innermost Beauty… Awakening

Satin and silk,
Unnecessary, excesses,
To drape on her body,
Extravagance forgone.

Lavender lace,
She holds to the mirror,
Dressing room dreams,
Lingerie, on her skin.

And deep down inside,
She longs for a difference,
To live and showcase,
The woman she is.

Years, she deferred,
Never herself first,
To serve all the others,
Unfulfilled a result.

But now, unassuming,
With confidence beaming,
She shouts who she is,
A blooming inside.

She knows and accepts
Her inherent beauty,
Lingerie just symbol,
Bold changes to grasp.

So fly, be set free,
Feel in this moment,
Harness raw power,
Mirror’s sure, certain truth.

New paths to take,
Speak to her innermost,
Awakening her beauty,
Her world now to see.

Β© 2019 W. C. Stacia, Jr.

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21 thoughts on “Her Innermost Beauty… Awakening

  1. i feel that raw power in your words, more than skin deep, it blossoms from within. love the warm sensuality of this piece.

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    1. Thank you Gina!!! I really appreciate your thoughts and support!!

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  2. Beautifully written!! Great writing!!


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    1. I really appreciate it Jamie! Thank you!

      πŸ™‚ !

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      1. My pleasure !!!

        😊 !

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  3. Bill you make up for so many jerks :), I love how you elevate women!

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    1. That’s very kind of you Judy. I believe it is important to do so… and try to express that inner strength and confidence.

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      1. The positive support is much appreciated.

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  4. Happy New Year, Bill! I am glad to stop by your blog again. This is, as usual, an absolutely beautiful poem. I like the different style of this piece, where everything is told in the third person. A marvelous portrait of this woman.

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    1. Happy New Year Marta! Thank you for stopping by and for your very kind comments. I must say that I was a little challenged to write from that perspective, but thought I’d give it a go as a creative exercise. Really appreciate your support!

      Have a wonderful day!

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      1. Well, this challenge is quite an accomplishment. Wish you lovely days of inspiration in this new year.

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      2. So many thanks my friend. So many thanks.

        In the near future, I’ll begin including an audio track of my recitation of the poems. We’ll see how that goes.


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      3. That is a wonderful idea, Bill. I am sure it will go well. Will get to more of your work when I have time. Quite busy now at work. All the best! Marta

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      4. Thank you Marta! Have a great day!

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  5. Great post

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  6. This! Most excellent! Thank you so much for this. It helped me to start my Monday morning off right. 🌹

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