Streaks of colour break up the night,

the river a pristine tabletop.

A single paddle creates an eddy

while mist dances on the surface.

A loon’s plaintive call hangs above

pine sentries lining the shore.

A showcase of sundrops replaces the mist

and the morning’s second act begins.

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  1. On Sat, Dec 12, 2020 at 5:04 PM writing in the (mom)ent wrote:

    > Paula Turner posted: ” Streaks of colour break up the night, the river a > pristine tabletop. A single paddle creates an eddy while mist dances on the > surface. A loon’s plaintive call hangs above pine sentries lining the > shore. A showcase of sundrops replaces t” >

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