Holden Solo

Rookie (1975 - 2008)

Dams On The Cuyahoga - Poem by Holden Solo

Just west
of the Lake,
the burning river.

The river
in my dreams.

The river on fire.

The river
that oozes

rather than flows.

The river
in which
a person
does not drown

but decays.

And there
the river sits,

waiting for me
to come back home.

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, August 29, 2009

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