Tag Archives: ocean poems

Silver Surf(er)

  There’s a wonder to the places where water folds into land, where the taste of salt on lips is magic. Dig your toes in deep and steep your heart in Blue. Watch the moon plop in, full and fat … Continue reading

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Ocean Sirens

.. We tried to tell you the storm was coming, but you didn’t listen to the waves or the tides; the wisdom of the moon or the scent of salt. We are distant -ly …………..(resistant-ly) related to those of you … Continue reading

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So me an ocean

.. , so deep that you can’t find me. so wide my inky arms can span the world. so vast my salt can stay. Or so I plead with stars. But so far, I am a shore.   .. Prompted … Continue reading

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a mishmash of blues

.. indigo done left me again, stranded on shifting sands. the world’s gone all gray tones again, sifted through empty hands. turquoise beat has done me wrong, imprinted on my heart. midnight’s spilled her way to sky, abandoned us from … Continue reading

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Oh shun

.. cobalt blue silken wave spray briny echo slap, ……………………..thank you for my salt.   .. Prompted by OctPoWriMo, day 29.       

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poem drops

.. some days, the ocean lends her salty skin to all these words, her feathered waves to quill. her violent will to pull of moon and midnight sky. some days i spill. some days ………………i dive.   . Prompted by … Continue reading

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ocean kiss

  get magnetic

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When Night Holds Syllables

. When night holds syllables in a poem night hums: oh, this is poem …….syllables; When night holds syllables in the river night hums: oh, this is syllables of the river; When night holds ocean ………….syllables, night hums: This is … Continue reading

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Moon Passage

… The sky is falling, and she’s nothing but a shiver, a silver sliver broken in a milky mirror sea. These cold sand -papered shores have raked …………………………her raw. She knows an ocean’s spilled between them; grabs a straw.   … Continue reading

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Sevenling (Septem Maria)

.. We are seven sacred spills steeped in moonshine, sorrow, salt. You swim, you sail, you soil our skin. We beg your mercy, wait for sirens.     ..

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