Pagosa Springs Artists

The Sea


I’ve found something of value:
my spirit finds peace
in contemplating the sea.

Any pain or strife dies,
caught up in the cycles
of wave building and wave breaking.

Something in the repetitions
calms my soul with its mystery,
and speaks to me of lasting things.



first published in

©2014 Bonnie Manion


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