4.23.2011

assateague

let me drift
to the horsey dunes
vast virgin beach
unrelenting sun
coffee from the campfire
my novel
retreating to the tent
repeatedly
even in the beating sun
sand everywhere
the mighty ocean
and you.

14 comments:

  1. Sounds like perfection...(Hugs)Indigo

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  2. get me to the beeeeaaaaaccccccchhhhhhhhhh

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  3. This is lovely, you really captured a longing here. :-)

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  4. thank you. definitely pining!

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  5. Life definitely is 'a beach.'

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  6. Even i wish i could live on a beach. A beautifully wistful poem.

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  7. people? you should to to assateague/chincoteague. it really is simple and gorgeous and wondrous.

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  8. Beautiful. I'm breathing ocean. Aaaahh. : )

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  9. I'm there in the Outer Banks; nice view you shared~

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  10. ella! ahh. i was there just once, but we camped on the dunes and it was truly magnificent.
    my favorite place is cumberland island in georgia, completely unspoiled beauty!

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