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Catch the Fire

Story ID:6416
Written by:Richard Laurent. Provencher (bio, contact, other stories)
Organization:Retired
Story type:Poem
Location:Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2B2 Canada
Year:2010
Person:Richard L. Provencher
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Catch the Fire

The land dips and bounds
across my view

like an éclair, with shades of icing.

First layer accepts an old tractor
parked in rust

secondly is a sheep pasture
in a cacophony of sound

followed by winding outlines
of uninterrupted acreage

silhouetted with Autumn colours.

Somewhere in the greening
a fox is sly-watchful.

© Richard L. Provencher

first published June 2010, Issue 4
Yes, Poetry