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Life's Shores

Perpetually persistent, the sea will polish
its ragged rim - stone, no greater foe
than bone or shell, time makes all the same,
all to sand and then to dust.

My mind, intoxicated by horizon's edge,
a visual vixen, while the surf beguiles -
pulsing hypnotically.
A love, a passion that can never be owned,
always shared, and happily.
Space where predetermined fates become

infinitely miscible with all that has been -
all that will be.  Here, where life
crept from water's womb,
I'm beckoned again and again
to revel on its shores.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 6/28/2019 9:36:00 AM
Wonderful write Craig, I love this and the ocean.
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Date: 6/20/2019 2:29:00 PM
This piece flows like the ebb and tide of the ocean! Oh how beautiful the horizon is when the sun and sea meet~ Love this and the depth of thoughts in this poem :)
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Date: 6/9/2019 8:13:00 AM
Well done Craig...this is a mesmerizing piece.
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craig cornish
Date: 6/9/2019 9:28:00 AM
Hey Mark! Great to see you back. You had some great writes in Tomey's contest - had me beat, then you pulled out - hope all is okay & thanks