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Ocean Friend

Tonight I drove down to the coast
to soothe my troubled mind
The ocean always speaks to me
with wisdom so sublime 

I found a place all by myself
and looked out to the sea
The memories of a thousand days
all gathered here for me

The ocean sounds they never fail
to take me far away
The breeze so gentle on my face
I love the ocean spray

The sand becomes my bed tonight
the waters cover me
The moon looks down from up above
my mind is trouble free

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  1. Date: 7/4/2012 9:10:00 PM

    A beautiful poem, Jon! I can hear the ocean's song. Congrats on your win! Love and Blessings, Rhonda

  1. Date: 6/29/2012 11:36:00 AM

    Jon, congrats on your win..David

  1. Date: 6/27/2012 12:13:00 PM

    Congratulations on your well deserved win Jon. Love, Carol

  1. Date: 6/27/2012 8:11:00 AM

    congrats Jon on a supeer winning write luv.. hope all is going well..

  1. Date: 6/27/2012 1:34:00 AM

    Congratulations on your winning spot Jon xx

  1. Date: 5/21/2012 7:41:00 PM

    Like a lullaby Jon, the sound of the ocean is so soothing and the sand would be a wonderful place to sleep.

  1. Date: 5/7/2012 4:53:00 PM

    A special poem about a special place. The beach is best alone, when the pelicans fly by fishing.

  1. Date: 5/6/2012 2:02:00 PM

    Ok, I am right there with you- I mean this in more than one way- 1. Been there and totally agree, there is nothing like the ocean cradling you at night (4 years Navy, 2 years out to sea), and 2. Your words bring me there- feel like I can turn my head one way and see the moon, turn the other way and see your vanished anxiety. Great write for the senses!

  1. Date: 5/6/2012 1:38:00 PM

    beautifully written piece on one of my favourite places to be

  1. Date: 5/6/2012 12:51:00 PM

    I also like to listen to the sea and the waves...let your thoughts fly. - Lovely written poem Jon. - Have a lovely new week. - oxox hugs Anne-Lise