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Whispering Waves : A poem by – Edel T. Copeland

Whispering Waves
County Kerry, Ireland
Irish landscapes
Nigel Borrington 2020

Whispering Waves
Edel T. Copeland

Waves come crashing to grey sullen shores.
Powerful and strong, it breathes and roars.
Cascading and caressing each grain of sand,
A warm embrace between sea and land.

High above, a seagull soars high.
Wings of purity it spreads to fly.
Battling high against darkened cloud,
In a wind that blows fiercely, flying graceful and proud.

Beneath, the sand is soft and warm.
Sculpted by nature, it’s weathered the storm.
A passionate battle between calmness and rage,
A new chapter’s beginning; don’t turn the last page.

I listen again to the whispering waves,
Music of nature calming and brave.
Its power unknown, its stillness untamed,
Mysterious and magical, a treasure earth claims.

5 responses

  1. So beautiful, Nigel

    October 9, 2020 at 8:22 am

    • Hi πŸ™‚

      Thank you !

      I hope your doing as best as possible and enjoying your great surrounding down in your part of the world πŸ™‚

      Very pleased you enjoyed this great poem πŸ™‚

      October 9, 2020 at 11:25 am

      • Doing fine, thanks, Nigel.
        Being beside the ocean is a blessing indeed.
        Poetry and the sea make a great combination. In many ways they are at one with each other, I often think.
        You come across as coping well through all your creativity. I hope this is the case.

        October 9, 2020 at 11:32 am

      • That’s great πŸ™‚ , yes your in the perfect location πŸ™‚

        It been hard to keep a creative mind sometimes this year but then you head outside and all the creativity you need in the world is at for feet πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

        October 9, 2020 at 3:16 pm

      • Nature never fails to inspire, methinks.

        October 9, 2020 at 8:23 pm

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