In clusters of floating sticks, underneath Orrs Bridge.
That’s where the foamy run-off
collects to escape the water’s rush.
It seems it has always been that way.
Before you go under, take a breath.
When I look out my kitchen window I can see the creek.
The Peregrine Review: Vol. 33, Article 38.
Available at: https://mosaic.messiah.edu/peregrinereview/vol33/iss1/38