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Memory

27 Mar

Photo © Roger Allen Bout

 

Memory

Contemplation skims
glassy surface
peers and sees
in limpid depths
fingerlings darting
in and out
the algae-furred
wreckage

© 2011 by Violet Nesdoly

This poem was written in response to the One Shoot Sunday challenge at One Stop Poetry.

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2 Comments

Posted by on March 27, 2011 in Ekphrastic

 

2 responses to “Memory

  1. Reflections

    March 27, 2011 at 8:39 pm

    Beautiful imagery in your words.

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  2. Maureen

    March 28, 2011 at 7:52 am

    This strikes me as so apt in describing the devastation in Japan, especially your image of “algae-furred / wreckage”. Lovely.

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