Diamond Beach Walk

Calmness of the dawn greets,

soft breezes mellow the mind;

terns floating aloft;

bubbles in the newly submerged sand;

sand crabs scampering into secret hideouts.

 

A lonesome fisherman

casting into the surf;

wicker creel empty, lifted by the surf.

Jogger leaving ephemeral footprints,

decomposed by indefatigable tides.

 

Sun-filled brightness aloft;

azure sky luring us to tranquility.

Joining hands with my soulmate,

remembering another diamond beach -

fifty-five years ago . . . with a ring.

 

© Russell Kendall Carter

 

This poem is about: 
My family

Comments

Janaiedwards13

Love the vibe I feel while reading this 

rkcdlitt

Thank you; this was special for me

rkcdlitt

Thank you; this was special for me

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