The Sea

Dragon's Flight

Dragon’s Flight (Photo credit: jcc_seveq)

I let the waves wash over me
And from the deep and timeless sea
He’ll rise and sing his songs to me
His sad, sad songs to me

I tread the sand upon the shore
I want for much, but never more
Than his sweet soul that I adore
His sad, sweet soul that I adore

I tread the water as I breathe
With deep-sea flowers I am wreathed
And for his torment I am grieved
His sad, dark torment I am grieved

I swim the sea of life and time
I bring him gifts of words and rhyme
And draw his strength so old, sublime
So ancient, sad, sublime.

(c) Helen Valentina 2013, All Rights Reserved

About Helen

I'm drawn to blogging as a way to share ideas and consider what makes us who we are. Whether it's in our working life or our creativity, expression is a means to connect.
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15 Responses to The Sea

  1. Brian Hughes says:

    The least you’d expect in return is a wave. (I’ll get my hat.)

  2. Skye says:

    Gorgeous, Sis….I love it.

  3. Kira says:

    Beautiful. I love the way you ended the last two lines in each stanza!

  4. Kinda hit me as I live by the sea. Nice

  5. Cubby says:

    Loved every word of this. So sweet and soulful. Reowr!

  6. Beautiful, just abosultely beautiful πŸ™‚

  7. Lovely and musical…perfect ebb and flow πŸ™‚

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