Musing on Familiar Themes

I want nothing so much as to sink into an ocean of velvet heat and drown well in a tempestuous tangle of curtains, cloaks, the lingering tracings of fingertips along wet and dangerous paths.  

To the Devil

   Strife and malice    unchecked round the palace    and wanton seduction    resulting in production    of a whole new legion of evil...    Oh, dark my Lord,    do say thou art pleased,    let thy dolor be appeased    and thine own black humour...

For Our Creatrix

     " Vahk! "    " Yes, my most industrious one! "    " Can you occupy a service unit?"    " I've never attempted it... why would I do so? "    " My extensors are too short!  Can ya help? "    The wiring spools Bon Bon was working with weren't...