Treasure Island

Catherine May Greensides

(San Mateo, CA, USA)

Black and White Ballet


In spring at midnight
I was walking along the shore.
A full moon glowed
on the black ocean
and rollicking whitecaps.
The ocean was full of sparkling diamonds--
a black and white ballet.
I thought:
What a magnificent performance!

Submitted: Thursday, January 02, 2003

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