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

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  • 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

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