Stones to the Sea – A Poem

Image by kordula vahle from Pixabay

Encroaching waves decked in shovel shoes,

Build history kingdoms in wet sand dunes.

Waves as scoops sculpting stone cornices,

Renovate shoreline pillars raising Atlantis.

Collecting wood to frame concrete pylons,

Squalls, shape sand into walls of Babylon,

Brick laying civilization until Agamemnon.

Atop these kingdoms, the quest flag of peace

Ripples through history like stones to the sea.

Stones to the Sea II – link here

Published by Suzette Benjamin

Positive thinker, inspirational, writer, faith

26 thoughts on “Stones to the Sea – A Poem

    1. Merci Dunelinette! Vos beaux commentaires sur les lignes de l’histoire empreinte dans le sable ajoutent une si belle profondeur de sens. Restez en sécurité aussi😊. À votre santé

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  1. “Encroaching waves decked in shovel shoes”…. “Waves as scoops sculpting stone cornices”
    Wowzas, such striking original imagery!! Lovely. 🙏🌊🥾👡🏰

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    1. Aww..your kindness is heart warming. Thank you for your bright star on the WP platform. Some days are like sand…slip away. Other days make history come alive. Blessings on your days as you create your lovely poems Lia. Cheers.

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      1. Oh wow. I just re-read your poem, got tingles. Very subtle, very deep. Let us pray the magic flame of love and bright will hold steady, and keep. A hope alights within your words, which makes me wish that the master builder has heard. Thanks for all your kindness to my work.

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