Ocean Poem

Poem About The Beauty Of The Sea

I live in a coastal town in Ireland. When all else fails, I know the sea will always be there. Its mesmerizing beauty always grounds me. Something about it always stills my troubled spirit. I wrote this poem to express how those times by the sea felt.

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I too grew up on the coast in Ireland. The Atlantic energizes and grounds me. I feel at peace on the shore like nowhere else on Earth. I live in Cumbria now where I can reach the coast easily...

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Published: July 2018

ever changing, constant
rhythmic and random
silence, full of sound
like cold water
soothes my soul

gull cry awakens
saline cleanses
and vastness dwarfs
as I sit and breathe
the hearty air

sometimes I talk
and the waves listen
but mostly the waves talk
while I sit still
and listen

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  • Majella Fergus by Majella Fergus
  • 1 month ago

I too grew up on the coast in Ireland. The Atlantic energizes and grounds me. I feel at peace on the shore like nowhere else on Earth. I live in Cumbria now where I can reach the coast easily but not often enough. That will be my goal in 2020.

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