Freefall

spring-water

Sun rays dive from space to earth
laughing,
bouncing from the lances
of green-robed armies,
submerging themselves
unquenched
in the tumbling water
to rise again,
sparkle from each tiny trough.

What with all the ricochet,
they never seem to die.

 


© Susanne Donoghue, 2014

Public Domain Photo

Lake Louise
Odysseus