Body of Salt

The sea
With Her body of salt
Beckons me
To Her seething vault
Within
Her folds of foam
My white tendril
Fingers roam
Within
Her deep blue breast
I drown
With all the rest
For she
Was never thine
Nor was she
Ever mine

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For love of the sea.


Comments

  • betweenourself
    betweenourselfabout 4 years ago

    wonderful

  • Oh thank you!

    – E.E. Jacks

  • BabyM2
    BabyM2about 4 years ago

    You are gifted with words.

  • You are very kind! Thank you :)

    – E.E. Jacks

  • Philosophy Lee
    Philosophy Leeabout 4 years ago

    This gets a triple E rating…
    Excellent Entertainment Esther!!!
    ;D

  • I am ’E’lated! Thank you so much Lee! =D

    – E.E. Jacks

  • George Coombs
    George Coombsabout 4 years ago

    Very lovely writing Esther, I live near the sea and this was very meaningful for me

  • I am glad :)

    – E.E. Jacks

  • fillette
    filletteabout 4 years ago

    This is beautiful, I love how powerful and sensual you have made her. I too am often captivated/captured by her. X

  • Yes :) Thank you!

    – E.E. Jacks

  • lilAj
    lilAjabout 4 years ago

    ohh I like ‘her seething vault’ and white tendril fingers! such splendid writing this is :)

  • Thank you again Aj! :)

    – E.E. Jacks

  • RuthFroehlinger
    RuthFroehlingerabout 4 years ago

    Beautiful poesie – I love it!

  • Wonderful comment! Thank you :)

    – E.E. Jacks

  • timbuckley
    timbuckleyabout 4 years ago

    what a beautiful piece delicate and true

  • Oh thank you Tim :)

    – E.E. Jacks

  • Graham Southall
    Graham Southallabout 4 years ago

    So beautiful piece! I see your so in-tune with nature and life. BEAUTIFUL:)))

  • Gracias Graham! Yes, I do love nature =)

    – E.E. Jacks

  • Graham Southall
    Graham Southallabout 4 years ago

    Gracias, to you too for all your lovely art work:)))))

  • :)

    – E.E. Jacks


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