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Riverbed

posted May 20, 2009, 9:54 AM by David Storlie   [ updated Jan 8, 2010, 11:11 AM ]
Along the slender
valley of her torso
a riverbed
runs its course
and brooks
into her belly.

Skimming her face
like a sun-dappled lake
waves of hair
waterfall
down dangerous
steeps of shoulders.

I lay my head
along her shores
handling smooth
pebbles in her river
and never
skipping them.
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