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Paddleboat on a Pond

Peacefully she sits on her paddleboat In the sunlight she keeps herself afloat She sees her reverse image on water This allows her boat to teeter-totter She places her hand onto the still pond Lifts her head as she begins to respond The sunlight beams on her with a warm ray Illumines everything outside today She opens her picnic basket for food Her meal eaten puts her in a good mood The sound of the pond, you can hear the bugs As on the surface they come and slightly buzz The scene is dramatic, very tranquil She wants to stay here, where she is grateful
Russell Sivey

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  1. Date: 4/22/2013 5:48:00 PM
    Great work..Reads as though she is having a great day..Thanks for stopping by ....Sara

  1. Date: 4/20/2013 9:25:00 PM
    a restful tale so eloquent, to totter- teeter where she went, peaceful time and place to say, contentment lurks, hey hay

  1. Date: 4/20/2013 7:37:00 AM
    Oh Russell you always paint wonderful scenes with words. I always enjoy stopping by and reading your fabulous descriptive poems. This is one of my favorites. So tranquil and peaceful. Warm Smiles, Connie

  1. Date: 4/19/2013 11:02:00 PM
    Wow! I'm so mesmerized with the amazing beauty in your excellent Sonnet my dear friend & one of my fav. poets, Russell. You're so adept in writing great poems with great form such as this. Hope I can try sonnet someday. I'm pretty sure you can do well also in your roundel. I'm looking forward reading it as well. Thank you so much for enjoying my poem & the very inspiring comments. I wish you also all the best & luck in all your writing endeavors. Have a great weekend! love lots, Leonora

  1. Date: 4/19/2013 10:27:00 PM
    Lovely sonnet Russell ~*~SKAT

  1. Date: 4/19/2013 7:43:00 PM
    Russell, you bring summer in my room, how nice of you, have a nice evening, xxx

  1. Date: 4/19/2013 2:00:00 PM
    lovely write, my friend. Thanks very much - loved your contest : )

  1. Date: 4/19/2013 8:42:00 AM
    i like reading you from another perspective and form, russel... your lines fill the senses, ever flowing... fascinating , my friend!..:) huggs!

  1. Date: 4/19/2013 7:25:00 AM
    A scenary, painted with tender desire reflecting an erotic disposition, filled with anticipation for the things to come.