stealing home
the dragonfly darts
from reeds to shore

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  1. martin1223 Says:

    silhouetted dragonfly
    reeds pierce the moon

  2. Alan Summers Says:

    stealing home
    the dragonfly darts
    from reeds to shore

    —STEPHEN S. POWER

    I remember hours of watching dragonflies by a Queensland billabong, although just one was the boss! Love the verb choice of 'stealing'.

    .

    quickening its rain
    through the eye of a needle
    the dragonfly’s glint

    Alan Summers
    Scope journal July 2015 vol. 61 no. 6 (Fellowship of Australian Writers Queensland)

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