Debora Short

Rookie (August 4 / Florida)

Fireworks - Poem by Debora Short

It began with a lovely meal
Scrumptious Mahi-Mahi
Fried green tomatoes
Picturesque Lake Douglas
Distant red clay banks
Flanked with art-kissed cedars
Water-crafts of every sort
Filled with freedom’s revelers
A Tuscan-like sunny
Love of life
Dancing on glistening
Waters of rural life
Thirty years
Of memories
Play up on
Our private mountaintop
Star blessed
Drive - in theatre
John Deere Gator
Parked and witnessing a
Heavenly red, white & blue
Sparkling salute

Comments about Fireworks by Debora Short

  • Gold Star - 56,444 Points Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (7/4/2007 11:46:00 PM)

    Diane>>>This is one of the most capturing reds i have seen in awhile...You must be a painter as well as a Poet, my you do indeed fleck so picture perfectly, here! Outstanding & accomplished work!

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  • Rookie William Jackson (7/4/2007 10:51:00 PM)

    How lovely. Fireworks of life with a happy ending. I give it a 10. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, July 4, 2007

Poem Edited: Saturday, March 19, 2011

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