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Eater of Hearts,
Demon goddess

     No innocent Juliet are you,
     clawing brave souls
     tearing into them
     with your small white teeth
     chewing them
     spitting them out
     leaving them to crawl
     beneath your
     red painted toes.

Eater of Hearts,
Demon goddess

     Casting your spell with
     the stars in your eyes
     your soft velvety lips
     the sway of your rounded hips
     the eternal length of your legs
     the skin so silky and smooth
     the hair so shiny and golden
     making pigs out of men
     like Circe and her minions.

Eater of Hearts,
Demon goddess

     Your motto
     ravish and discard them
     use and abuse them
     create and unmake them
     leave them to die at your feet
     crawling in muck and dirt
     begging for your attention
     fighting amongst themselves for your favour
     for the smallest crumb of your table.

Eater of Hearts,
Demon goddess

     Cursing you to hell and back
     killing you with words of hate
     stabbing you with songs of ire
     because they cannot have you
     because they cannot touch you
     because they don’t deserve you
     because they failed you
     because they mistook you
     because they never knew you.

Poor Jezebel
of the torn heart
beset by demons.

© Sybille Sterk
Do not copy or publish this poem in any way shape or form without my written permission.

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I am a very creative person and it’s my way of dealing with the world, inside and out. I am only happy when I am making things or painting or writing. There are just not enough hours in the day…. I am into poetry and photo manipulation at the moment and also dabbling in photography. :-)

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  • lianne
    liannealmost 5 years ago

    Wow – powerful and very evocative and visual. I totally love this! And I can see it with an artwork as well – and with music. Just a very sensory piece!!

  • Thank you so much Lianne! :-) Was starting to think everyone hated it. LOL I’ve been thinking about a painting/photo manipulation to go with it…. :)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Lisa  Jewell
    Lisa Jewellalmost 5 years ago

    Oh wow this is brilliant…..I agree with Lianne, I can see a painting..


  • Thank you Lisa! :) I can see I’ll have to do a painting… Got some ideas swirling around in my head.

    – Sybille Sterk

  • Tracey    lee Stokes
    Tracey lee ...almost 5 years ago

    Oooh i want her too.I dont mind being used and can be fun.(o:
    Brilliant write…just wickedly gorgeous.x

  • LOL Thank you! :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • mohawk man
    mohawk manalmost 5 years ago

    awesome write!!!describes my ex-g/f to a mind if i call it caroline?

  • LOL, nope, don’t mind, just don’t tell me. ;-) Thank you! :-)

    – Sybille Sterk

  • LauraBroussard
    LauraBroussardalmost 5 years ago

    What an amazing insight you give unto the poor Jezebel.
    Simply amazing !!!!!!

  • :-) Thank you Laura, glad it came across. x

    – Sybille Sterk

  • chitrali
    chitralialmost 5 years ago

    how did i miss this? – THAT is simply beautiful! and i so totally agree with it too….so many men (and women) do this when they cannot have what they want/who they want/the way they want ’em…the malicious,selfishness of it all….

    i’ll coment on the image separately but it goes so well with this wonderful poem..:)..

    xx chitrali

  • Thank you. :-) I am so glad you like it. :-) Means much!!!

    – Sybille Sterk

  • mss3
    mss3almost 5 years ago

    WOW…simply stunning as is the art work! Loved this write…mss3

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