8/18/14

08/18/14

The sea -
So vast a creature is she,
Has been made out in our history
To be
As boundless as she is careless,
Both a prison and liberty,
Heroine, villain,
Beast and beauty

But the sea -
To me,
Is considered to be
An antidote, refiner,
Tonic or remedy
To the venom boiling
Inevitably in me

Tugging at the roots of malice
and replenishing with peace
Both philanthropist and thief -
The cleansing swell of the sea

5 comments:

  1. Meg, this is beautiful! I love it!

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  2. You've taken how I feel about the sea and laid it out so beautifully and perfectly. The sea is my heroine for all time. And your words do her justice. Completely.

    gorgeous gorgeous gorgeous

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  3. this beautiful. beautiful words, beautiful picture.

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  4. Ahh so good. I can't pick a favorite line. Stunning, Meg! Also, just followed you on Instagram and saw your hair --- SO COOL.

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