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Blue Insights

Soon the River Will Take Me

A relentless force traveling a thousand miles to cleanse my soul

By The Pixel Revelation on iStock (image licensed by author)

Stood watching
the river at sunrise
Sun already burning the day,
the black mud
on the bank
gripping my feet
No sound
but the gentle lapping
of the water
on the shore
I waded out
in the cool water
Something I have been doing
most of my life
Standing still,
I could feel the current
tugging me…



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