Home One Book One Campus Poetry The Drifter By Mark Martinez. Published on November 15, 2016. 0 The river flows down toward the sea never to reconcile with a former self; no lake, or spring, nor waterfall to call home. But the longing ocean holds a bay of open arms, and the river joins as the tide falls calm. Related + There are no comments Add yours Cancel reply CommentNameEmailUrl Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.