morning swimmer


shimmering bubbles
of withheld breath

curving fingers
slide through
silken water

flickering feet
the flash
of mermaid’s tail

dreaming swimmer
sleek and weightless

as below the
muted time slows

and early light
in dancing waves

Image courtesy of Pixabay
Text ©Catherine Meyrick.
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