Shawn L. Bird

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poem-heat June 29, 2016

Filed under: Poetry — Shawn L. Bird @ 1:47 pm
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In this heat

my body is a compass needle,

aimed at cool water.

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17 Responses to “poem-heat”

  1. Jim Stewart Says:

    A spear with water near.

  2. I think I need to find the nearest lake and just sink into it.

  3. thefeatheredsleep Says:

    A definite favorite. Which is saying something as I’ve yet to read a poem of yours I did not like.

  4. cheryl622014 Says:

    Oh send some our way…we only know it is summer in the UK because the calendar says so…

  5. Cool does not always mean north.

  6. Super!! I am wondering why you didn’t make it a complete haiku. It is wonderful anyway.


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