Wiley Seigler

Rookie (09-29-1980 / Paterson, New Jersey)

Dry Drowning - Poem by Wiley Seigler

Here I sit
Land locked on all sides
Alone I drift
At the whim of the tides
I look to the horizon
There I see the storm
Still a few hours away
For now I stay warm
Reluctantly seeking cover
I rush to dry ground
The flood has taken over
I am left to drown.

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, March 15, 2007

Poem Edited: Wednesday, February 2, 2011


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