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  Sands Of The Mind
by J. Allen Wilson
Tuesday, November 25, 2003


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 Gentle are the waves that tease my mind


For they bring solace to me in this land without time.


I am like the gull that stands watch from the dune.


Watching and listening to the seas magical tune.


Drifting and drifting until I become a part of this land.


Able soar over marshes galore, free to kiss the sky.


Free to stay forever, to be a part of with body soul and mind.


This is my wish this is my plea,


for there is no way to explain


How I did become at one with Tybee.


I am the sun, I am the sky, I am the sea


I have become the sands of time.


 


J. Allen Wilson © 2003




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Reviewed by Aamie Burnley 11/27/2003
... very sooting. i wonder if thre is an extra word here/ 'to be a part of/with body soul and mind'?
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 11/25/2003
Haunting and so beautiful.

"This is my wish this is my plea,



for there is no way to explain



How I did become at one with Tybee.



I am the sun, I am the sky, I am the sea



I have become the sands of time."

Peg

Reviewed by E T Waldron 11/25/2003
A haunting quality in this beautiful poem Allen wonderful imagery!
love how you got yourslef in that photo, great work!
Reviewed by jude forese 11/25/2003
wonderful mergence with very essential and aesthetic forces...
Reviewed by Katy Walsvik 11/25/2003
Hi Allen.. sigh.. I have a lifelong fascination, passion, love for the sea. I climbed inside your poem and stayed for two reads..a kindred spirit feel.. how lovely. katy xox.
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 11/25/2003
Cool pic and poem. I enjoyed both!

May Lu a.k.a. Sandie Angel :o)
Reviewed by George Carroll 11/25/2003
Exceptional write Allen
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 11/25/2003
I love the flying feeling of this poem and connection with all that is. Great write! Your photo is amazing!
Reviewed by Lisa Hilbers 11/25/2003
Allen, this is really a wonderful write and the photo is just awesome. One can tell that you have alot of ties, if not physically, atleast mentally to Tybee Island. Enjoyed this alot. Lisa
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 11/25/2003
Allen, never been to Tybee island, but have heard of it, just cant place it right now, but anything ocean and island related I really just love and i am saving this one for my library...very beautiful & thought provoking, reminding me of some of my writes...thanks for posting it for all too see, (how do u get your face in those pics, that is so cool?) Anyway, keep it up, more moving poems I will look forward to, Peace, Ed & Rufuz

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