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Eddy
by Janet Bellinger

Friday, February 24, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Eddy


 


Light eddying in the swimming pool, out of the corner of my eye


the dog reflected in the shadows on the surface


sun warms my face on this late September morning


I cannot tear myself away


even to save my skin from the threat of melanoma


squeals and shouts of excitement intermingle from the schoolyard across the park


I sit, trying to find inspiration in order to finish my manuscript


inside or outside, it doesn’t much matter


the muse has fled


formula for success?


I let it rest


and sink into the enveloping warmth of the sun and the silven eddy in the corner of my eye


and let sleep infiltrate every pore of my body


starting at my toes.


 


Janet Bellinger 


 c 2006

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Reviewed by Regis Auffray 3/20/2006
This flows so nicely, Janet; the senses expressed make me feel like feeling them. Thank you for sharing this offering. Love and peace,

Regis
Reviewed by Peter Paton 3/12/2006
Sounds so good to me too Janet...:)
There is nothing quite like a good night's sleep...:)
Peter
Reviewed by Andre Bendavi ben-YEHU 3/8/2006

This flows and dances under the cadence of knowledge... "Eddy" is a poem to strike the sea of imagination and lead the reader by the shores of satisfaction.


Andre Emmanuel Bendavi ben-YEHU
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