Sandalwood and Patchouli

You smelled of Sandalwood and Patchouli.

Zeppelin on the turntable, smoke in the air.

Boone’s Farm Strawberry, the flavor of your kiss.

We were bullet proof and would live forever.

Tomorrow was a given, it would take care of itself.

Copyright (C) 2018 Penny Wilson

About Penny Wilson Writes

Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 & 2019 by Z Publishing, Poets Quarterly and Dual Coast Magazine published by Prolific Press. You can find more of her writings on her blog at and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.
This entry was posted in Poetry, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

18 Responses to Sandalwood and Patchouli

  1. Donnalee says:

    I live near Woodstock NY now and can relate to this…


  2. I like this idea, Penny, even if I don’t live like that as I am a planner.


  3. WaltPage says:

    I like your new gravatar 😊


  4. WaltPage says:

    Those were the days my friend πŸ˜ŠπŸ’›


  5. Phil Taylor says:

    Nice! I really like it!


  6. Michael says:

    Almost every phrase seems laden with another untold story

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.