Post more comments

Michele Hegarty

(13th November 1963 / Dorset)

The Beach


A couple sit on the beach,
Perched, silent,
One flings stones.
A seagull lands, flies off
A girl sits crying alone

Submitted: Tuesday, October 21, 2008
Edited: Saturday, February 28, 2009

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (The Beach by Michele Hegarty )

Enter the verification code :

  • Kevin Eaglesfield (12/18/2008 6:14:00 PM)

    Beaches are busy and lonely, harsh and beautiful and happy and sad.Nature lets out and makes us do the same.Really like this one me duck.Kev x (Report) Reply

  • Hunter Dasten (11/13/2008 7:34:00 AM)

    I agree with Athena, very effective in its brevity. let me know when you write some more! (Report) Reply

Read all 2 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Anger Evaporating, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  2. गिखांबाय आंलाइ, Ronjoy Brahma
  3. गिखांबाय आंलाइ, Ronjoy Brahma
  4. Remove Maya Angelou!, Richard Thripp
  5. Night, Emranor Reja
  6. Metaphor, PARTHA SARATHI PAUL
  7. Kimmo Samuel Timonen, Richard Thripp
  8. Jean-Félix Picard, Richard Thripp
  9. Simón Bolívar Day, Richard Thripp
  10. Death Denizens, Richard Thripp

Poem of the Day

poet Ambrose Bierce

Weather
by Ambrose Bierce

Once I dipt into the future far as human eye could see,
And I saw the Chief Forecaster, dead as any one can be--
Dead and damned and shut in Hades as a liar from his birth,
...... Read complete »

   

Member Poem

911
by Albert Ahearn

[Hata Bildir]