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Back 40: Morning Sun on the River

I once stood chest-deep in a slowly moving river

Written by Jack Jelinski  
Photography by Adam Barker  
July 2012


I once stood chest-deep
in a slowly moving river
as the sun rose on the water
and became so enveloped
by the crimson fullness of the horizon
flowing around my body
I longed for nothing
but a word
I have not yet found.