Puente Poetry: Waterfall

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a blue and white whippet in a purple harness in a rocky gorge

scrambling through the gorge
we follow the stream and sound
of falling water, famed
in myth and legend

~ we feel a presence ~

stretching to eavesdrop
on voices that greet us
rising from the rocks with
their smiling, fleeting faces

Β© Xenia Tran

Wishing you all a happy Monday and a wonderful new week,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

We are deeply honoured and delighted that this poem features on Poetry Ireland’s Poet in Residence Blog for July 2021. A big thank you to Catherine Ann Cullen and Poetry Ireland for sharing my work in this way.

PI Poetry Prompt: Eavesdrop

Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge #155: On the Water

Author: whippetwisdom

The stories, poems and photographs on this blog are the original creative work of Xenia Tran. Inspired by life in the Scottish Highlands and in awe of nature she gives voice to the wisdom of her two adopted whippets Eivor and Pearl.

35 thoughts on “Puente Poetry: Waterfall”

  1. Not Unlike Dover Irish Cliffs
    In Water Fall Ways
    It’s Amazing Yet

    True Not All

    Folks Experience Aesthetics
    Of Divine Nature Amazing Now
    Wonders Of ArT ALWaYS Sublime to me
    For Those Of Us Who Feel Nature Divine

    How
    Blessed

    With

    This
    ELiXiR So Near…:)

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