Seascape

by Jem Croucher

If I do nothing else today
the one thing I will do
Is sit down on the beach a while
and watch the lovely view
For I will never tire of this
The sea, the sky, the sun
Particularly when like now
My working day is done

Encapsulating promise
when there’s no one else around
I love to sit here on my own
and listen to the sound
As waves upon this Southern shore
with tidal waters turn
and echo to the silence
I will never, ever spurn

Reflected blue of seascape
above as down below
I cannot think of anything
to better this I know
And here in beach hut heaven
I can watch it all day long
Just listening to the sweet refrain
The oceans’ happy song

©Jemverse

Photo – Jempics

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10 Responses to “Seascape”

  1. A beautiful tribute to the ocean.

  2. This is beautiful. How beautiful is it to breath in sync with the waves? To feel the sea water in the air? To release and just exist even for a moment? Resonates in my soul. Love this

  3. So loved your verses and the painting of the shore your words made for me!

  4. I felt like I was there at peace. The waves are sweet music. Great poem

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