Ernestine Northover

Veteran Poet - 1,353 Points (25th March 1943)

This River - Poem by Ernestine Northover

Reflections in the water, flowing,
Directions for the way, its knowing,
Connections with the breeze that’s blowing,
As this river travels on.

Confusion as the birds do flutter,
Intrusion and some shrews do scutter,
Profusion of flies, fish do splutter,
As this river travels on.

Creation of wealth there to be seen,
Location perfect, beauty serene,
Elation, sparkling aquamarine,
As this river travels on.

© Ernestine Northover

Comments about This River by Ernestine Northover

  • (3/2/2009 7:07:00 AM)

    Abslotely beautiful. Nature painted so eloquently using words instead of brushes. A truly captivating piece, and I'm always biased towards rhymne
    Great work
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  • Andrew Blakemore (2/27/2009 5:06:00 PM)

    A delightful piece Ernestine, so calm and so soothing. Wonderfully written. Love, Andrew xx (Report) Reply

  • (2/24/2009 12:37:00 PM)

    as i look down what do i see
    this river reflecting at me

    This was magic - excellent - 10
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  • (2/23/2009 2:41:00 PM)

    The rivers sings a beautiful song as it travels ever on, such wonder in the sights and colours

    A lovely serene piece of writing by you again Ernestine


    Love duncan X
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Poem Submitted: Monday, February 23, 2009

Poem Edited: Thursday, June 18, 2009

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