Ocean View

I looked from the cliff,
down the foaming waves,
the ominous clouds--
in slow and threatening pace.
The beach-- abandoned, wet, dreary,
no seagulls in sight, nor sandpipers busy,
just winds, unleashed
and fiercely moaning,
as if nature was angry and foreboding.

Then, suddenly, wings--
wide and circling--
they moved lower
where the waters were crushing.
A hawk, alone, bold and majestic
was making his rounds-- slowly descending--
he was flying above the mighty ocean,
mightier still, in his freedom and motion.
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Donka Kristeva

I live in Montreal, Canada. I write thoughts God gives me along my spiritual journey. I hope my poetry would inspire, encourage and give hope and insights to readers. more…

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