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Maddie James

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Escape
by Maddie James
Friday, April 13, 2007
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I've a fondness for the ocean and have set several books near the shore. This poem was written during a time when I was mourning the ocean and just wanted to escape to it.


I feel you.

Your silky softness laps
against my feet and swirls
around my toes.

I taste the sting
on my tongue, feel the grit
on my face, smell your biting salt
in the breeze.

I hear the constant roar
of your crashing fingers
as you calm the day
and bring the night, cool
and quiet and sweet.

I close my eyes and slide
along your satin tresses,
buoyant and free.

I see the sun just pink
slipping over your distant
gray horizon, splashing
color into the day.

I feel you,
so far away.

So close.



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Reviewed by Laura Mayer
Wonderful imagery within this write. I could feel the ocean.
Hugs, Laura
Reviewed by Art Sun
A picture of thoughts through the senses felt of oceans...nicely expressed view,

enjoyed .....Art Sun...
Reviewed by Karen Palumbo
I love the ocean so very much. I sometimes see, hear and smell it in my dreams. I have been away much too long. Enjoyed this write.

Be safe,
Karen
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