A River

A River short poem

A river flows through many people’s places and around dangerous spaces
A yellow corn field and an amazing pink windmill as a summer embraces
A black crow on a wooden fence and a dusty road as a fire in the distance blazes
A sparkle of dew on green grass and a big brown dog barks as a ginger cat he chases
A purple velvet sundown and a light blue fish comes to me as he splashes swish swishes
A white lantern illuminates and a man with a black cloak runs by, into shadows dark reaches
A smell of lavender and rows of peach trees as bright red blue butterflies fly light races
A thundering storm and a town of people running around as flood gates open in places
A train bridge and a high orange valley of rock surrounds as a golden eagle soars in blue sky oasis
A tired old man sits on a bench and I look at him as he just dreams away along this river which amazes

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I am a poet through and through and anyone that tells you different you must deny it and slap them across the face very roughly indeed. I love the normal things in life and turning them into mysterious meaningful emotionally attached fascinating object or subjects.
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