A Turtle’s Life

Loitering on a river bank
Turtles’ noses rose and sank
What do the armored seek of life?
Love and wealth? Perhaps a wife?

No. They have far simpler dreams
of rising tides and running streams
All the turtle really needs
is water, air, and tasty weeds


About B Gourley

Bernie Gourley is a writer living in Bangalore, India. He is currently writing his first novel entitled CHASING DEMONS. He is a martial artist, yogi, and world traveler.
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