I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky…*

Going downto the sea
“I must go down to the seas again, to the lonely sea and the sky …” *
southbay 2
I walked along the shore, inbetween and betwixt .
Midday
shadow
This liminal space, where such beauty lies.
Equinox.
A moment to catch my breath,
between the sea, the shore and the sky.
south bay
Gentle winds, and low level  waves stroke the shore line, whispering,
while dogs barking call out to circling Gulls,
devouring.
Her space.
crab
Within a few hours we will have crossed the boundary;
the darkness shall approach faster than the tide.
Between the living and the dead.
Between the dark and the light.
Harvest gathered,
season’s end
 closing down.
The  storms waiting in the side wings,
tempestuous and raw,
 will  linger.
While Skadi’s fingers caress each late rose, till they wither and die.
skull filey
* Sea Fever by John Masefield
All images and words, unless otherwise stated   ©Shullie H Porter  2017

Published by The Delightful Mrs P

Witch, Writer, Card Slinger, Chocolate Lover, Tea Drinker, Cake Eater & Mystic. A Northern Lass, a Walker between and betwixt. I'll talk to Anyone, dead or alive.

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