Upon The Tide Washed Sand


Upon the tide-washed sands laid a spiral sea shell

Polished marbled wall, antique yet natural made art

Fragile and beautiful; magnificent sounds




Sound toss delicately guided to and fro

Hum, whirl wind, waves, seal cries

Whales’ sounds circulate under deep sea

Melody natural made; echo trapped sounds

Waves played among this whirl inner shell

Echoing the rhythm of ocean heart

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Deborah Brooks 4 years ago from Brownsville,TX

beautiful now I am ready to take a vacation to the ocean.. LOL

Great poem

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debbie


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xstatic 4 years ago from Eugene, Oregon

UP! A beautiful poem and the illustrations are well-matched to it. One suggestion: In the title and the first verse I think you mean to say tide).


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chanroth 4 years ago from California, USA Author

Hi Deborah and xstatic, thank you both very much for reading, commenting and voting. @xstatic, oops! Thank you for the correction. heheh *wink wink!* Thank you!!!


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JKenny 4 years ago from Birmingham, England

Beautiful poem, and lovely pictures. I'd love to take a trip to a deserted tropical beach, sheer bliss.


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Gypsy Rose Lee 4 years ago from Riga, Latvia

Voted up and beautiful. Wonderful memories of walks on the beach and I remember once finding a seashell with a hole at the top which I wore for awhile on a chain. Thank you for taking me there.


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phdast7 4 years ago from Atlanta, Georgia

Lovely poem and gorgeous pictures. You are very prolific and have written a "lot" of poems. I mostly write prose - history in fact - and every once in a while a poem. :)


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raciniwa 4 years ago from Naga City, Cebu

love the beauty of nature depicted in this poem...great poem chanroth...


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chanroth 4 years ago from California, USA Author

Hello everyone, thank you very much!

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