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From Flash Contest #34

Inca Acrobat
Inca Acrobat, 11
San Francisco, CA

A River Flows in Me

You fail to speak to me

Even when the moon has risen

Above the glittering Loire

When my mind is awake

But my body still

Especially then


You turn your back away

My dreams fade away

About the Stone Soup Flash Contests

Stone Soup holds a flash contest during the first week of every month. The month’s first Weekly Creativity prompt provides the contest challenge, and submissions are due within a week. Up to five winners are chosen for publication on our blog. The winners, along with up to five honorable mentions, are announced in the following Saturday newsletter. Find all the details at Stonesoup. com/post/stone-soup-monthly-flash-contest-winners-roll/.