rhyming with water

rhymes around us
not heroic, but acrostic vowel sounds
lapping and release

holding you in my arms at night
in sighs and love, as the diphthong in

a heavy-rusted-chain
absolutely anchored in

the seabed

tightening kerning before we sleep
interlocking fingers, diving

~ Mark Wyman

Mark Wyman is busy living in Calgary, has travelled extensively and had poems published in England, Thailand and in e-zines on the www.

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