Posts tagged ‘Sand’

October 1, 2022

Dream Immortal

by Venkat

Joint Poetry by Venkataraman L.N. and Joseph Kurian

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September 29, 2022

Sands of All

by Venkat

Joint Poetry by Venkataraman L.N. and Joseph Kurian

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May 26, 2020

Patterns in the sand

by Jem Croucher

Patterns in the sand
left there by the sea
sculpted by the longshore drift
so perfect and free

Sometimes with a pebble
or the flow of water there
but always with charming
of which I’m aware

This canvas is fleeting
but I will oft confide
whilst its there for a viewing
at the turn of the tide

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January 23, 2018

Sky, sea, sand and me

by Jem Croucher


Image and text created on Procreate for i-Pad Pro

January 10, 2017

Contented treads…

by Jem Croucher


Walking slowly on the shingle
the crunching ‘neath my feet
as pebbles slip and slide
and tideline flotsam
with my roving eyeline meet

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February 23, 2016


by Venkat


On your ocean
My thoughts twist and tumble

When I measure your waves, by this fist
You grimace, for not feeling your breeze

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February 12, 2016

Long mile return

by Jem Croucher


Watching winter setting sun
on the beach from the long mile
A perfect ending to the day
I stayed there for quite a while
An ebbing tide, a lapping sea
with gold reflected there
On the long mile I breathed my thanks
for all this in a prayer

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August 19, 2015

On the beach

by Jem Croucher


On the beach near the water
Breakwater’s lee
Watching the waves
of a soft lapping sea
The sun’s playing hide n seek
behind the grey
But it’s muggy and warm
so I’m happy to play

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March 25, 2015


by Lakshmi

salt and cerulean waves under a midnight moon
i dream of coming back here i don’t know if it’s true
long years since i walked along the shore and listened
to the yearning tide my heart was in your hands

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July 30, 2014

Sand of Life

by graypoet

sand in hand

“Like sand through the hourglass
So are the days of our lives”
Maybe they were just words read for a show
Added days, something each of us strives.

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February 28, 2014

Your Soft Sand

by Venkat

I am your soft sand
Shape me as you like
By your steady hand

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October 4, 2013

Grains of time

by Devina
Wow! Holding a sand castle on your hand
(via Fun Photo Mania)

Nights spilled into days

And the days would slosh,

Quick and messy against each other

My thoughts, helplessly dispersed among them

The bits of the shipwreck left of my consciousness

Floating aimlessly out at sea


And there is a creeping panic within me

Often skimming along my spine

With cold fingers of dread

The menacing prospect of stagnation

And the possibility of failure


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