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Fishing in the Creek Out Back


A pair of otters fishing in the creek
I heard the hollow sound of stones turning
graceful creatures in the water
clumsy uneven steps on land

I heard creek rocks banging about
leaned over the back porch to take a look
they were already in the water
fishing with that happy look they wear so openly



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Gregory D. Welch

Kentucky Poet, Scribbler & Blogger. 100,000+ views. Changing the world one scribble at a time. Let's connect: linkedin.com/in/gdwelch