Drowning

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Drowning I am

I dreamed I was walking on the shore

sand in my toes and ripples of tide

washing my feet.

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Drowning I am

Surreal light shines on the waves.

I am caught in the grip of inertia

hands and arms locked.

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Drowning I am

a flat bottomed boat waits

to receive me

but where is the ferryman ?

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Prompt http://magpietales.blogspot.com/2011/12/mag-95.html

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10 thoughts on “Drowning

  1. Helen

    … the river is deep, the river is wide .. Michael row the boat ashore .. those music lyrics are running through my mind now …. I enjoyed this.

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