Bluff view, looking east from Carondelet

Moving water crosses
a rising sun, arched
bridges bookending
a dromedary of possibility.
A single tugboat below
barges upon waves
of golden grain.

This view is looking to the northeast from Bellerive Park, in Carondelet on the bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River.

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We live in this poem called St. Louis, a poem we're still writing. It's about history, and art, and politics, and business, buildings and streets, rich and poor, and food (of course), and all of the other things that make this city what it is and what it will become. We publish poems about St. Louis, and you're invited to contribute via the comments to posts (for now, until we get our communications organized). Send us a link or an email address, and we'll respond. Help us write the poem that is St. Louis.
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