Astern

more than 10,000
low and muddy tides
she stands astern. still

Wandering the river banks today and I stand and wonder how many low tides have exposed her bottom to a pitiless public? Who is she? And why did she stay?
Haiku, Little Poems, 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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