The ridges in my fingerprints Are soaking wet with A secret inspiration. And when they ask What coats my fingertips To write these hinted poems Shall I say that they've been Dipped into ink or honey? Shall I tell them that it's Saccharine that's running Through the quill of my mental pen To soak sole lovers skin with words? Or should I keep it between you and I? The truth of the matter, that is, the reason for which I write?