Flash Poet

All Rights Reserved ©

Lake Life

Sun burns and burn relief

Shells as smooth as glass

The lake at night and when it's bright

Endless calm or rough and choppy


Spider webs and deer trails

Broken sticks and fallen oak nuts

The crunch of gravel under my feet

Pollen making allergies start acting up


Skinny dipping, kayaking

Riding on the pontoon

A constant breeze & warm rays of sunshine

Racing the PWC leisurely


Soaking in the relaxing shade

Days pass simply doing nothing

Recharging, no longer worn down

Exploring my remaining inner peace


Unplugged just because I can

All my worries seemingly muted

Time spent finding myself again

Everything suddenly became optional


Lazily socializing with the family

Everyone chill and tempers sleeping

Body no longer taunt with tension

Finally catching up on missed sleep, down at the Lake

Continue Reading Next Chapter

About Us

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered publisher, providing a platform to discover hidden talents and turn them into globally successful authors. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books our readers love most on our sister app, GALATEA and other formats.