Category Archives: ocean

The Ocean Reminds Us

The ocean reminds us that time and tides both take and give. That each drop in it conjoins to make the whole, and that the weight of your sorrows, the mass of your fears, can be carried in Earth’s fruitful … Continue reading

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Beach Day

Floating, supine in the comforting arms of the ocean. Eyes closed, lungs emptied, hearing my own breath fill the void within.  Each inhalation takes me to a place of perfect peace,  as a briney balm coats this weary pedestrian’s limbs  … Continue reading

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Early Morning Swim 

Early Morning Swim The entire liquid  blue is mine. The only human bobbing on the  glassy surface. Hungry gulls swoop and dive. Lolling waves swell and rise. Cotton balls cushion from above. In the silence my  electrons bond and  I … Continue reading

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Not Even A Thing

Tomorrow I turn 59. I’ll be working, so I woke early this morning to go to the place that makes my heart happiest. Witnessing sunrise at the beach slows my breathing, widens my smile and soothes my soul. Today I’m filled … Continue reading

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Moment In Time 

Wooly clouds sailing south, high tide rolling westward to the shore, as the sun inched above the distant horizon  I was struck with a sensory illusion  of Earth actually rotating, chosen witness to a holy event  previously reserved for the … Continue reading

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The Ocean Reminds Us

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