Ocean Pandanus

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all her life
she leaned toward sea
pelagic and tidal
she yearned for the deep

and yet she remains
only brine on the breeze
a blackened torn shadow
over sunset stands she

ocean pandanus
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5 responses to “Ocean Pandanus”

  1. kpilz Avatar

    You’ve made me homesick 🙂

    1. Melinda J. Irvine Avatar

      Thanks it was a lovely afternoon and I felt a little bit like that pandanus tree.

  2. kpilz Avatar

    so beautiful Mel, love this so much!

    1. Melinda J. Irvine Avatar

      Thanks Kerstin that means a lot coming from you. It’s nice to be back in Mission for a few days.