Wishing Well

wishing well
Photo – L. Burton

I wished for that moment to last
and then wished for you to come back.
Wishing doesn’t make it so
down where silver and copper grow
and that odd heartbeat sound
in the places wishes go unbound.

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4 comments on “Wishing Well

  1. a very nice use of unobtrusive rhyme to your wishing

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  2. Lovely, lovely, lovely ! It is the simplicity of this piece that is so engaging and yet leaves me wanting to know more. I like Colleen.

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  3. colorfulpen says:

    Thank you, Nige. The photo was taken 5 or 6 years ago at a park in town. Looking back at it this evening, it made me think of those carefree times.

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