Black Rock Swamp

dirty old swamp
to a mirror

i ran little in you once
long before the rain

dark green river grass
flower filled stamens
and tangled paperbarks.

now sunset

stagnant water
long rotting log

lumpy water
i found my bridge and reached it
will you?

© 2015 Melinda Irvine

Free Verse, Poetry , ,

Written by Melinda J. Irvine

Melinda J. Irvine is a professional writer, small business owner, and daily blogger — helping real people like you find their voice and share their burning message with the world (and their employees). In her spare time, Mel is busy building (and writing) a free online learning centre for the marginalised kids of Estancia, Philippines.

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