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Cold River

May 02, 2009 - 1 comments

I think that the river is still very cold. the Mississippi flows just across the street from our apartment and I see it in my mind every waking minute. I feel its icy waters crawling over my flesh. I think of where I will park my beat up van along the abandoned railroad tracks across the river - where we went for picnics and swimming in happier times. I'll walk through the woods along that rough path until I come to that lonely beach. Far away from my loved ones. Far away from my troubles.
Coward? It;s the bravest thing I will ever do - and the loneliest.

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by leahsan, May 02, 2009
it sounds amazing, I live on the other side of the world and am trying to imagine what the river looks like, changes depending on how you feel like everything i guess

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