our one-room peninsula

you have the audacity
to thrust into the sea
and stay still within her
though her raging flays you
her relentless tides wash you away


Ms Quickly’s prompt: https://imprompt.wordpress.com/2020/11/10/november-10/

PAD challenge at writers digest: https://www.writersdigest.com/write-better-poetry/2020-november-pad-chapbook-challenge-day-9

AND added to the Open Link night at d’Verse https://dversepoets.com/2020/11/12/open-link-night-278-rejoice/


21 thoughts on “our one-room peninsula

  1. You said a lot briefly and left it open to interpretation. Isn’t it amazing how the readers get something different from what is written, cause not all our experiences are the same. The readers bring their own meaning to the poem so that what you speak speaks volumes. (Did that make any sense at all?)

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