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Men in kilts

With yesterday’s St. Patrick’s Day celebrations, I was reminded of all that comes with those celebrations while reading a fellow blogger’s post; one of those components being men in kilts. I remember when I first saw a man wearing a kilt here in Portland, as if it were the most natural thing in the world – and here in Portland, it is! So of course the writer in me found a poem in that, and I share that with you, as well as the wonderful post that inspired me at:   http://travelspirit333.wordpress.com/2012/03/18/st-paddys-day-party-bus/   Be sure to visit Sherry’s blog, it is full of other wonderful posts, and I thank her for the inspiration!

His Feminine Ways

 

Give me a man

Who is not afraid

To wear a kilt

Unabashedly

Showing off a calf

Or daring a peek at a knee

In the ways that women do

The pleated folds of the skirt

Draping around his form

The breeze blows under the fabric

What is to be revealed?

If I am so lucky

The site of manhood

Will be apparent

Underneath a plaid pattern

True masculinity

Is on display

In the boldness

Of a man wearing a kilt

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Comments on: "Men in kilts" (9)

  1. Ooo, I like this and will think differently about men in kilts from now on! 🙂

  2. So naughty! Like it none the less 🙂

  3. Thanks so much for mentioning me…I’m late in responding…but I so appreciate it! I love your poem also…we all have a little naughty side!! (smile)

  4. Wonderful! Love a man who isn’t afraid of the feminine within. You are a fantastic writer and I will be back often. Blessings

    • Thank you for the compliment, and thanks for visiting my blog – that’s such a big part of the joy in having a blog is sharing our wonderful words with one another –

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