mississippi flats/

©2021 Michael Raven

down by the river
that place where
one would never know
apartments once stood
save for broken bricks
and stone debris
in the undergrowth
under tall tall trees
i kissed you in 
my rusted old car
as the river languished by
the sun trying
to catch a glimpse of lovers
between the leaves
of the trees

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