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A Pebble
by Dale Clark

Thursday, December 12, 2002

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a life is like a pebble
thrown into a pool
the water ripples
then becomes still

a breeze whispers
blowing past unheard
a wisp of motion
creating sudden waves

a life floats by
reflected in a mirror
of water in liquid flow
becoming a shadow

a cloud floats past
the sun in silouhette
rolling as water
over the face of sky

the earth cools
as the warmth fades
then returns as rays
shine unobscured brightly

the water still
again awaits the motion
the return of a pebble
thrown into the void

a ripple recurs
now becoming a circle
not a solid mass
merely a wispy phantom

a pebble in the night
makes no noise unseen
the still is constant
awaiting the eye

a light reappears
reborn it returns
reflecting like liquid
motions waving clearly

a pebble is thrown
creating ripples eternal
water endless still
momentarily becomes life

Copyright CJ Clark

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Reviewed by Chuck Keller 8/31/2007
Profound and poignant. Nice work
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 11/29/2003
Beautiful vivid imagery in this one Dale!!

This has so much depth moved me!!

Love Tinky
Reviewed by Tien Avielle 1/2/2003
"A Pebble" - these gentle waves lull me, and life flows on ...
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 12/12/2002
This is so wonderful in flow and imagery.
Reviewed by Digital Fairy 12/12/2002
a good reminder of the temporary continuum that is life...
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