Shawn L. Bird

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poem- swimming against the current August 2, 2013

Filed under: Poetry — Shawn L. Bird @ 6:56 pm
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I dive into a dream

through sloughs of doubtful inheritance

with sure strokes I slice the pool

of the possibility.

Doubts ride the boat beside me

but I swim in imagination

toward the shore of a tomorrow

where anything

can be

 

19 Responses to “poem- swimming against the current”

  1. ghostinthewalls Says:

    I really like the visual of the doubts in the boat…

  2. keelymyles Says:

    Do you like sychncronized swimming? 😉

  3. J. Frye Says:

    Great visuals. Well done 🙂

  4. Oh, I love this…’where anything can be…’ amen to that! A wonderfully uplifting and inspiring reminder that nothing is impossible if we go with the flow! Thank you:-)

  5. only if the Captain knew where I was heading…
    A place of new possibilities
    sedate my soul with lovely tunes,
    i got to accept the harsh waves that pushes me to the edge
    As long as I understand…I’ll reach my destination
    Patience is my only virtue
    Thank you.

  6. I love the flow of your words

  7. quarksire Says:

    hehe. I fly thata way . lol . peace out.. q

  8. katriter Says:

    Swimming in imagination. Sounds so wonderful!


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