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Mountain Lake Inspiration

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Mountain Lake Inspiration

Mountain Lake is my favorite place to write
under shade tree are my pencil, paper, and pole.
Scribble down words while waiting for a bite
fishing my most popular angling hole.

Fish are jumping all around hook and line
small cork sits still and does not move or fade.
Patiently I sit in wait for that fish to dine
beneath weeping willow of cool tree shade.

Inspiration overwhelms biding snare
while creative mind laggardly transcends.
In far distance I see lone grizzly bear
and leave a good fishing pole to his friends.

Copyright © 2011 By Caryl S. Muzzey

Fourth Place Winner ~ "Inspired” Poetry Contest
Sponsored by: Miranda Lambert
July 20, 2011

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  1. Date: 6/28/2011 7:06:00 AM
    Congratulations to you too :) I enjoyed your poem.

  1. Date: 6/28/2011 2:59:00 AM
    LOVE how you receive inspiration while fishing. Same thing happens to me, Caryl. Congratulation! A favorite poem for me. Love, Carolyn

  1. Date: 6/27/2011 7:41:00 PM
    I'm so glad to see this on the winners' list . Congratulations, Caryl

  1. Date: 6/27/2011 4:13:00 PM
    hmmm scary bear! wow...but so cool too, I have never seen a bear not in a zoo [don't like zooz] congrad's on your win. Light & Love

  1. Date: 6/27/2011 12:32:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win with this very descriptive work about your favorite wrting place..Sara

  1. Date: 6/27/2011 12:15:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win in Miranda's "Inspired" contest Caryl. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 6/27/2011 6:01:00 AM
    My congratulations onthe win in the contest of Miranda, caryl

  1. Date: 6/26/2011 8:15:00 PM
    Congrats Caryl on your awesome win with this equally awesome write in Inspired contest luv.. a precious piece ..

  1. Date: 6/26/2011 8:13:00 PM
    congrats on your win. cory

  1. Date: 6/23/2011 3:48:00 PM
    ha! funny ending! good luck in the contest!

  1. Date: 6/20/2011 11:47:00 PM
    awesome way to do the challenge. I hope I can do one in time!!

  1. Date: 6/20/2011 2:55:00 PM
    a serene setting Caryl full of great imagery to inspire .. this lovely piece should do very well in the contest..good luck my friend.. an awesome insight into u and your creative abilities..luv..

  1. Date: 6/20/2011 2:29:00 PM
    Very Nice take on the contest..... Excellent!!! always Michael

  1. Date: 6/20/2011 1:56:00 PM
    Great entry Carl. Her is good luck to you. I forgot aout Light Poetry when I was casting around for an L form. Hope it works. Love, Joyce