Prostitution Detail


She scanned the hustling and bustling

traffic for the stalker,

pulling tricks night after night

as a streetwalker,

she waited under the streetlight,

pulling at her stockings,

and correcting a cramp in her neck,

she was nervous, a total wreck,

the other girls didn’t seem to care,

but even with a customer

she had the same fear,

she knew selling her body was a crime,

but she had been walking the streets

for a very long time,

one girl was found wrapped in sheets,

shot twice by the stalker,

now all the girls were feeling the heat,

sometimes when she leaves with a customer,

her calm would fail,

customers could be female,

but they were mostly male,

and she will stop

when the law makes changes

in the prostitution detail.

If you like this quick dramatic read, you may like this one too:


http://frankatanacio.hubpages.com/hub/The-Man-in-the-Chair

© 2011 Frank Atanacio

More by this Author

  • Race Became the Dominate Theme
    37

    Sirens ran through the air, it dominated every other sound, made everyone’s heart pound, an emergency was near, and that was very clear,

  • Life Pauses Dramatically
    41

    Either from the force of the rape or from her own efforts to escape the woman rolled off the side of the bed and onto the floor. There was a small amount of blood splatter on the lower side of the box spring. She was...

  • Life Was Mercy
    14

    I couldn’t believe that life could seduce an endless train of people, in order to reduce my own depression, I drew close enough to see the pulsing beauty of their unique expression,


Comments 9 comments

Paradise7 profile image

Paradise7 5 years ago from Upstate New York

Hard hitting, very true, I suspect.


Frank Atanacio profile image

Frank Atanacio 4 years ago from Shelton Author

thanks Paradise7 for checking out my detail


profile image

lovedoctor926 3 years ago

You create a very good image in the mind of the reader when you write. voted up++++


cleaner3 profile image

cleaner3 3 years ago from Pueblo, Colorado

very nice write .. my friend ..vivid images..


Frank Atanacio profile image

Frank Atanacio 3 years ago from Shelton Author

Thank you Lovedoctor926 for digging this one out LOL and thank you too cleaner for stopping by :)


profile image

lovedoctor926 3 years ago

yeah. Lol.


Frank Atanacio profile image

Frank Atanacio 3 years ago from Shelton Author

:)......


sweetie2 profile image

sweetie2 3 years ago from Delhi

Very beautifully written Hub frank. Nice poem


Frank Atanacio profile image

Frank Atanacio 3 years ago from Shelton Author

Thanks Sweetie2..I think :) LOL

    Sign in or sign up and post using a HubPages Network account.

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No HTML is allowed in comments, but URLs will be hyperlinked. Comments are not for promoting your articles or other sites.


    Click to Rate This Article
    working