–adj. 1. serving to help or assist; auxiliary. 2. Medicine/Medical . utilizing drugs, radiation therapy, or other means of supplemental treatment following cancer surgery. –noun 3. a person or thing that aids or helps. 4. anything that aids in removing or preventing a disease, especially a substance added to a prescription to aid the effect of the main ingredient. 5. Immunology . a substance admixed with an immunogen in order to elicit a more marked immune response.
Scooters as age adjuvant Just looking at them I become young once more.
–noun 1. an appointment to meet at a certain time and place, especially one made somewhat secretly by lovers. 2. an appointed meeting. 3. an appointed place of meeting. –verb (used with object) 4. Chiefly Scot. to make an appointment or arrange a meeting with. –verb (used without object) 5. Chiefly Scot. to make an appointment or agreement.
I had hoped the feral kittens could keep our tryst But feared their mother would object to our meetings. When I arrived, I was given an earful by the father.
–verb (used with object) 1. to set (a boat or ship) in the water. 2. to float (a newly constructed boat or ship) usually by allowing to slide down inclined ways into the water. 3. to send forth, catapult, or release, as a self-propelled vehicle or weapon. 4. to start (a person) on a course, career, etc. 5. to set going; initiate. 6. to throw; hurl. 7. to start (a new venture) or promote (a new product). 8. Computers . to start (a software program). –verb (used without object) 9. to burst out or plunge boldly or directly into action, speech, etc. 10.to start out or forth; push out or put forth on the water. –noun 11.the act of launching.
–noun 1. a heavy open or half-decked boat propelled by oars or by an engine. 2. a large utility boat carried by a warship.
Helping a friend Launch her book A new adventure For internet sailors
-adj. 1. a. serving instead of someone or something else b. that has been delegated 2. performed or suffered by one person as a substitute for another or to the benefit or advantage of another 3. experienced or realized through imaginative or sympathetic participation in the experience of another 4. occurring in an unexpected or abnormal part of the body instead of the usual one
Despite its best efforts, The vicarious palm tree Is unable to provide dates.
–noun 1. any of several plants belonging to the genus Lycopersicon, of the nightshade family, native to Mexico and Central and South America, especially the widely cultivated species L. lycopersicum, bearing a mildly acid, pulpy, usually red fruit eaten raw or cooked as a vegetable. 2. the fruit itself. 3. Older Slang: Sometimes Offensive . a girl or woman.
I dream of the time Of your watering the garden Guided by moonlight, Our bed fragrant with green scent Tomato trace on your skin.
–noun 1. the rear part of the human body, extending from the neck to the lower end of the spine. 2. the part of the body of animals corresponding to the human back. 3. the rear portion of any part of the body. 4. the whole body, with reference to clothing. 5. ability for labour; effort; endurance. 6. the part opposite to or farthest from the front; the rear part. 7. the part that forms the rear of any object or structure. 8. the part that covers the back. 9. the spine or backbone. 10. any rear part of an object serving to support, protect, etc.. 11. Nautical, Aeronautics . the forward side of a propeller blade. 12. Aeronautics . the top part or upper surface of an aircraft, especially of its fuselage. 13. Bookbinding . the edge of a book formed where its sections are bound together. 14. the backs, grounds along the River Cam in back of certain colleges at Cambridge University in England noted for their great beauty. 15. Architecture . Also extrados: the exterior curve or surface of an arch or vault. 16. Carpentry . a. the upper side of a joist, rafter, handrail, etc. b. the area of interior wall between a window stool and the floor. 17. Mining . the roof of a stope or drift. 18. Sports . a. a player whose regular position is behind that of players who make initial contact with the opposing team, as behind the forward line in football or nearest the player's own goal in polo. b. the position occupied by this player. –verb (used with object) 19. to support, as with authority, influence, help, or money (often followed by “up”). 20. to bet on. 21. to cause to move backward (often followed by “up”) 22. to furnish with a back. 23. to lie at the back of; form a back or background for. 24. to provide with an accompaniment. 25. to get upon the back of; mount. 26. to write or print on the back of; endorse; countersign. 27. Carpentry . to attach strips of wood to the upper edge of (a joist or rafter) to bring it to a desired level. 28. Nautical . a. to alter the position of (a sail) so that the wind will strike the forward face. b. to brace (yards) in backing a sail. c. to reinforce the hold of (an anchor) by means of a smaller one attached to it and dropped farther away. –verb (used without object) 29. to go or move backward (often followed by “up”). 30. Nautical . (of wind) to change direction counterclockwise. –adj. 31. situated at or in the rear. 32. far away or removed from the front or main area, position, or rank; remote. 33. belonging to the past. 34. in arrears; overdue. 35. coming or going back; moving backward. 36. Navigation . Also reciprocal : bearing in a direction 180° to a given direction . 37. Phonetics . (of a speech sound) produced with the tongue articulating in the back part of the mouth, as in either of the sounds of go.
–adv. 1. at, to, or toward the rear; backward. 2. in or toward the past. 3. at or toward the original starting point, place, or condition. 4. in direct payment or return. 5. in a state of restraint or retention. 6. in a reclining position
–noun 1. a large tub, vat, or cistern used by dyers, brewers, distillers, etc., to hold liquids. 2. a broad-beamed ferryboat hauled across a body of water by a rope or chain.
You rest at your window Turning your back on the world. The leaves are still falling.
–noun 1. the part of the wreckage of a ship and its cargo found floating on the water. 2. material or refuse floating on water. 3. useless or unimportant items; odds and ends. 4. a vagrant, penniless population
After the storm Broken loves Mere flotsam Foam driven Drift apart
MUDDLE –verb (used with object) 1. to mix up in a confused or bungling manner; jumble. 2. to cause to become mentally confused. 3. to cause to become confused or stupid with or as if with an intoxicating drink. 4. to make muddy or turbid, as water. 5. to mix or stir (a cocktail, chocolate, etc.). 6. Ceramics . to smooth (clay) by rubbing it on glass. –verb (used without object) 7. to behave, proceed, or think in a confused or aimless fashion or with an air of improvisation: Some people just muddle along, waiting for their big break. –noun 8. the state or condition of being muddled, especially a confused mental state. 9. a confused, disordered, or embarrassing condition; mess.
Too many thoughts Muddled inside my brain Shaken and stirred Mind cocktail.
–adj. 1. well filled out or rounded in form; somewhat fleshy or fat. –verb (used without object) 2. to become plump (often followed by “up” or “out”). –verb (used with object) 3. to make plump (often followed by “up” or “out”)
–verb (used without object) 1. to drop or fall heavily or suddenly; come down abruptly or with direct impact. 2. Chiefly British . to vote exclusively for one candidate in an election, instead of distributing or splitting one's votes among a number. –verb (used with object) 3. to drop or throw heavily or suddenly (often followed by “down”) 4. to utter or say bluntly (often followed by “out”) 5. to praise or extol –noun 6. a heavy or sudden fall. 7. the sound resulting from such a fall. –adv. 8. with a heavy or sudden fall or drop. 9. directly or bluntly, as in speaking. 10.in a vertical direction; straight down. 11.with sudden encounter. 12.with direct impact. –adj. 13.direct; downright; blunt.
–verb (used with object) 1. to afflict with great bodily or mental suffering; pain. 2. to worry or annoy excessively. 3. to throw into commotion; stir up; disturb. –noun 4. a state of great bodily or mental suffering; agony; misery. 5. something that causes great bodily or mental pain or suffering. 6. a source of much trouble, worry, or annoyance. 7. an instrument of torture, as the rack or the thumbscrew. 8. the infliction of torture by means of such an instrument or the torture so inflicted.
I will admit it: I did hesitate Surfing on the edge Reason or folly Keeping it or not Keeping it. Or not.
It had met your lips And I was jealous But also your teeth Its flesh marred, broken Rot a breath away
It had met your lips Its scent too haunting Truly maddening To be forsaken Tormenting notion. It going to waste
It had met your lips: That did seal its fate. I couldn’t let go. I ate your apple Your abandoned kiss Our shared memory.
STREW -verb (used with object) 1. to let fall in separate pieces or particles over a surface; scatter or sprinkle 2. to cover or overspread (a surface, place, etc.) with something scattered or sprinkled 3. to be scattered or sprinkled over (a surface) 4. to spread widely; disseminate
Strewn live emerald Captured by a lazy wave. Savoury lettuce.