Self-Indulgent

River self-indulges

Its flooded mouth devours fence

Gluttonous belly

Swells in rage, hungers for house

Third course, refrigerator

M. Raynes

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One thought on “Self-Indulgent

  1. This is exactly right. One of my favorite memories of flooding in Tillamook one February, was seeing a brave blooming daffodil rising above the murk and reflecting in the dirty brown water.

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