I Am


I am once again the ocean Restlessly pounding the reef bound shores Cold water floating in the surface Boiling undercurrents, waiting… My salty expressions grow bigger Wildly, yet gracefully I fold within myself Crashing against the rocks Torn by my instability I am without cause Wondering aimlessly across the horizon Selfishly perhaps, ignoring the rest … Continue reading I Am

Ocean


I adore this melody The swish and sway of your movement The calming sense of purpose Perseverance To return always Back and forth Gathering momentum As you approach the finish line I wonder where you’ve been And I imagine it should be everywhere For only gravity retains you And not even in all forms Giver … Continue reading Ocean

I Am (Throwback Thursday poetry from 2001)


I am once again the oceanRestlessly pounding the reef bound shoresCold water floating in the surfaceBoiling undercurrents, waiting… My salty expressions grow biggerWildly, yet gracefullyI fold within myselfCrashing against the rocksTorn by my instabilityI am without causeWondering aimlessly across the horizonSelfishly perhaps, ignoring the rest of the worldI am,But nobody seems to notice © 2001 Maricel … Continue reading I Am (Throwback Thursday poetry from 2001)