Close Encounter




Happily paddling
Kayak was I
Blind to the big fish
Passing me by

Why did I kayak
A shark shield without?
What was I thinking
Thinking about?



A South Australian coastal beach is well-known for kingfish and snapper.
Where there’s big fish there’s often bigger fish






Don Matthews
November 2022




Published by donmatthewspoetry

I just like playing round with words. And having fun

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