Sentinels of Time

We gaze, mesmerized.
Porous limestone,
misshaped craggy towers
wind and brine carved.
Seas rise and fall
pulsate with teeming life.

We embrace, knowing.
Stainless steel lies within,
raises stitchmarked skin.
Tethered by wires
your heart rises and falls,
life beneath the seam.

Photo from February, at Tobacco Bay in St George, Bermuda. 

6 thoughts on “Sentinels of Time

    • lillian March 28, 2017 / 4:16 pm

      Thank you, Janice. Glad you enjoyed.


  1. Just Barry March 27, 2017 / 1:16 am

    I love the mellow pacing of this, the awestruck visuals of the sea rising and retreating.

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