Wednesday, March 31, 2004

Days by the Sea

We, called to return,
    look seaward:
water and horizon touch.

Gold pools of summer bright
    lap at the rocky shore.
Loneliness gathers at our feet.

From where we came,
    shall we return in fire;
water calls us home.

Copyright 2004 by Peter A. Stinson.
All rights reserved.
Reproduced by Poetry 360 with permission of the author.

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