Other, Poetry by Sarah

Admirals Arch

Located at Cape du Couedic, Admirals Arch is a beautiful natural rock arch that displays the power of the ocean and weathering which has shaped the coastline.
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Black mouth,
Hungrily swallowing seas.
Angry tides carve rock

By Sarah ©2017

Prompt: Sammi Cox, A Month Of Mini Writing Challenges, Day 6
Task: Write a poem inspired by a cave. Any length

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green blades
crunch under foot.
Bracing breaths; foggy skies.

By Sarah ©2017

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George Hiles

What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” 
– John Steinbeck

Prompt: Sammi Cox, A Month Of Mini Writing Challenges – 3 September 2017
Task: Write a poem in less than 10 lines on the theme of winter.

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Inspired by Mick E. Talbot who introduced me to Elfje…

Sprout green
Their fingers reaching
Towards the golden sunlight

By Sarah ©2017

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Author’s Note: These bulbs were in the ground when we moved into our house in 2011. Every year, I try to dig them up (I’m not a fan of daffodils) and the following year, they continue to pop up again. It’s become a bit of a household joke about the daffs’ resilience and persistence. At least I got a poem out of them this time…

Prompt: Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie, Saturday’s Mix, 19 August 2017 – garden