A Koi’s Voice

A koi’s voice
Rises slowly from the muck
Breaking glass.

Swelling, bursts with each succeeding word
Lingers, thought by thought
In rolling ripples
Arches like thick fins waving

Measured, weighted,
Slick with patience.
Curling forward from the swinging tale
Of fish.

© 2012, Frances Pauli

For speculative Fiction with a touch of Romance, visit Frances Pauli at http://francespauli.com


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