Rip Lied

James Island

Words spoken forever ride
The under current’s rip tide
Drifts you over deeper still
The sea swallows for the kill

© 2011 Michael Yost

4 responses to “Rip Lied

  1. Great metaphor, Michael. So much said in so few words. I like that! hugs, pat


  2. These are some of my favorite types of poetry, the very short bo so very descriptive ones.


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