Rising tide

by Jem Croucher

Watching water
slowly fill
Waves get bigger
bigger still
Beach gets smaller
Sea get wide
Standing here
with rising tide

Skim a pebble
watch it fly
crossing water
bouncing high
Up the shingle
further I
watching here
the rising tide

©Jemverse

[Pre-empting the start of a 12-part Jemverse series running between 17 and 28 April – “The Sea series”]

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