Steam iron – small stone 5

Resting at an angle, poised and ready,
fresh in white and lilac, curved organic shape.
Water gurgles and creaks in your transparent belly.
You hiss, spit and then shoot steam.
Gliding with soothing warmth,
you smooth all wrinkles in your path.

20140105-105443.jpg
Writing prompt – noticing what’s around us and finding what we need in familiar places…

Advertisements

2 responses to “Steam iron – small stone 5

  1. I never thought to write about an iron, though I like ironing.
    And I just got a new iron! Yay for me.
    well written prose, btw,
    maureen

    • Thanks for your comment Maureen. Writing this made me really look at my iron, colours, shape etc. So much that’s familiar just goes unnoticed!
      I like ironing too, I find it comforting… 🙂

Leave a Reply

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

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com 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 )

Google+ photo

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

Connecting to %s