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A Poem

By Nicholas KingPublished 2 months ago 1 min read
Photo by Alice Dietrich on Unsplash

Masterful strokes across canvas

spread paint like children painting

walls with mud. Huts appear near

a lake, with soft trees illustrated by a

voice as soft as wet sand curling

between stressed toes. Jamming on

tranquility, we rinse the brush and

whack it a few times before moving

quiet clouds into position, but can

the painter finish the work or will they fail

to produce on a lazy



About the Creator

Nicholas King

I'm a graduate of the University of South Florida's Creative Writing program, Class of 2012. Currently, I reside in Florida, where I've spent the majority of life. In my spare time, I write fiction and poetry.

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