Just Beyond Tobacco Bay

Wade with me
through windswept grasses.
Stand tall against the gale
gazing at nature’s palette,
ocean’s waters.
Myriad shades of blue
blending, rippling from
azure to ultramarine,
royal blue to sapphire,
turquoise to navy.
Calcarenites protrude,
their dark rough surface
rocky, uneven. Each a sentinel
of this island called Bermuda.

Posted for NaPoWriMo day 12. Photo taken a number of years ago in Bermuda. This scene is just a short walk from Tobacco Bay. Staying in St. George’s for five different years in the months of January and February, we often hiked out to this beautiful spot. And yes, the ocean truly looks like this! No photoshopping here.

5 thoughts on “Just Beyond Tobacco Bay

  1. Ron. April 12, 2021 / 3:03 pm

    I’ve never enjoyed having the blues until this very moment, Lillian. Well done.

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    • lillian April 12, 2021 / 6:52 pm

      So glad you enjoyed. The water is truly like this in Bermuda! Truly beautiful!

      Like

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