Midnights Voice

Rookie - 781 Points (November 3,1950 / Selma, Alabama)

Rhymes


I caught the rhymes
of an ancient
Long ago song
on the snags of
my mind.

A simple melody
that goes round
and around
and around
my brain.

As historied

yet relevant
and fresh
as new
turned dirt
in the spring

I caught...or at
least I thought
I did...

Or was I caught
instead

Submitted: Monday, August 13, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, August 14, 2012

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