Beauty Marks

A love poem

Photo by Taylor Harding on Unsplash

I made peace within and with parts of me
I hid in undergarments and garments of perfection
the moment I wore nothing but the skin I was gifted.

I felt as new as the first day, I shared my body
so new to feel lifted past fitting in fitted jeans
where I allow myself to be me, as he caresses my ripples,
wrinkles, stretch marks, veins, and…

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Lindsay Soberano-Wilson

Lindsay Soberano-Wilson

Poet | Teacher | Feminist | Creator: Put It To Rest I Editor: iPoetry | Casa de mi Corazon: A Travel Journal of Poetry & Memoir. lindsaysoberano.com