Lower than the Willows

Lower than the willows reaching for the lake,

Beneath the surface of the placid waters,

A lone mermaid swims,

Porcelain skin flashes by,

Searches her landlocked prison endlessly,

Her mate swam off to war,

Gone.

Eternally alone.

Heartbroken.

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Diversified Writer

Diversified Writer

Darren is a short story and novella writer. He likes tall tales that have humour and heart. He’ll occasionally bring you poetry and financial blog posts.