River and mangroves

River and Light

last afternoon light
mirrors her river — sudden
bird songs to quiet

© 2016 Melinda Irvine

River and mangroves

This poem appears in Paperbark Wetlands, an eBook filled with multi-media poetry.

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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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