Enemy Waters

Under the Sea

Under the Sea (Photo credit: Tora da Explora)

Swim carefully
The tendrils here are deadly
They curl and coil about you
To draw you further in

Swim cautiously
The many coloured fish are all
Siren songs to your decline
Beautiful assassins

Swim hopefully
Within the web of blue and white
The sun sprinkled up above
Reflections to the surface

Swim carefully
Enemy waters may yet beguile
And to the deeper darkness draw
Your childlike innocence

© Helen Valentina 2013, All Rights Reserved

About helenvalentina

Like most people, I have a number of sides to me. The most interesting one probably emerges through my writing, hence this blog. I love to read, and also to write, and so this is a way to share both.
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9 Responses to Enemy Waters

  1. So true of living in Australia. The beautiful can very easily be the most deadly. And that’s just the humans!!!

  2. Gorgeous and creepy a combination that I love =)

  3. agree with both Michael and MLM on this one Helen 🙂

  4. Absolutely gorgeous writing here Sis xxx

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