Simon Collins


Meditation


I sat among the sea shores stones
Reflecting on the souls in town
Miles from all their maddening
Sounds of sea and gulls around

In the corner of my eye I saw
A flash, a pearly hue
Simply treasured in a shell
I held the swirling pink and blue

Oh gem of the sacred seas
You bathe my eyes in beauty
Deep as a healers hand
But like love I set you free

Then I laid among the rocks
With magic turned myself to wood
And basked in the winter sun
As the Adrift and thoughtless should

Submitted: Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Edited: Thursday, May 17, 2012

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