Changing Faces

By A.J. Huffman

Her eyes were always black.

And swollen

with desire.

But she was confident

that an ivory lily

tied at her throat

and a drop of amber

smeared across her lips

would be enough.

To convince him

of her halo.


A.J. Huffman is a poet and freelance writer in Daytona Beach, Florida. She has previously published her work in literary journals, in the U.K. as well as America, such as Avon Literary Intelligencer, Eastern Rainbow, Medicinal Purposes Literary Review, The Intercultural Writer's Review, Icon, Writer's Gazette, and The Penwood Review. Find A.J. Huffman, and additional information and links to her work at, Facebook.

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