Debora Short

Rookie (August 4 / Florida)

.*water, Steam And Ice (Couplets) - Poem by Debora Short

I am the contrails in the sky
Transporting your love to my heart-felt joy

I am those rolling white riffles splashing
Across those ancient glistening granite rocks

I am the warm tingling steaming massage
Sensate-ly refreshing your tired soul

I am that energizing frozen cube
That cools that sweet tea you sip on our porch

I am the main ingredient carrying
Life-giving nutrients to your keen mind

I am the visible steam rising up
That prepares your scrumptious wild rice tonight

I am those fluffy white clouds high above
That sponge down the dust into the earth

I am that which keeps your Force Five afloat
So you can sail on to your newer dreams

I am your frozen-ed winter delight
Magical crystals spun during the night

I am that drink your ravenous soul desires
Sprinkled grace, His most dear promise-d gift

(Mountaintop Cottage, Tennessee
October 2,2006)

Comments about .*water, Steam And Ice (Couplets) by Debora Short

  • Frank James Ryan Jr...fjr (4/23/2008 7:22:00 PM)

    Steam, indeed....water &!
    You are the Queen of Couplet Quilling, my dear....
    You are th' coup(let) 'de grace, worthy of cheer!

    ~ FjR ~

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, April 23, 2008

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