Friday, December 9, 2011

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a trail of seagulls
marks the ocean map spreading
hope for brighter days

@laurie kolp





Prompt inspiration: Fireblossom Fridays on Imaginary Garden with Real Toads (Arrivals and Departures)

22 comments:

Brendan said...

Made my wintry hopes soar .. thanks - Brendan

Abin Chakraborty said...

Lovely! Amen.

Kerry O'Connor said...

And a trail across the ocean to mark the passage, soon to dissolve into the past.

hedgewitch said...

Bright and freshening as a sea breeze, Laurie.

Sherry Blue Sky said...

So lovely. Wish I could dive into that photo!

Raven said...

You have just taken me to my favorite place in the world ... on the ferry at Cape Hatteras readying to start the voyage to Okracoke Island. Thank you for the lovely gift.

Marian said...

yes! sigh.

Eva Gallant said...

Leaves me longing for longer days and warmer winds.

Susie Clevenger said...

I love the water...Makes me want to take another cruise...a trail of seagulls marks the ocean map...great line!

Kay L. Davies said...

Saltwater and seagulls were part of my life from the beginning, and I never tire of watching the wake of a boat. This is lovely, Laurie.

Kay, Alberta, Canada
An Unfittie’s Guide to Adventurous Travel

kaykuala said...

The water is always a fascination. Peaceful and serene, how nice!

Hank

Fireblossom said...

We can always use brighter days, and what better setting to usher them in? Thanks for participating!

Marie said...

A hopeful photo, Nature is glorious, and your poem lovely as usual.

Caty said...

love the "ocean's map"...always happy for brighter days :)

Brian Miller said...

great visual laurie...and def could use a warm beach day...smiles.

Mary said...

Beautiful expressed thoughts here, Laurie. (Love the photo too.)

Mama Zen said...

Lovely!

Heaven said...

Sounds and looks good ~

Daydreamertoo said...

Yes, we must all hope for those brighter days. :)

Mary Ann Potter said...

Lovely work! I couldn't help but say, "Oh boy! The Ocracoke Ferry!" How I love that little voyage!

Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

Perfect!

Mystic_Mom said...

ah yes...sigh