This poem is spillover from the February 7, 2017 Poetry Fishbowl. It was inspired by prompts from redsixwing
. It also fills the "odd couple" square in my 2-1-17 Romantic card
for the Valentines Bingo fest. This poem has been sponsored by technoshaman
. It belongs to the Shiv
thread of the Polychrome Heroics
Warning: This poem contains some sensitive issues. Highlight to read the warnings, some of which are spoilers. It includes anxiety, awkward conversations, references to Shiv's crappy past and the emotional fallout from that, frank discussion of kink, Shiv's head is full of landmines that Gray is just beginning to discover, and other challenges.
But the hard candy relationship work is wrapped in a bunch of fluff.( Read more... )