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Tuesday 23 August 2011

The Coastal Path

Narrow boundary,
linking heavy dense earth
to shifting, moving grey sea. 
I always want to hurl myself
on that long journey to its
cold mouth,
my life ticking past 
as I approach that watery wall,
plunge, deep, never knowing whether
I would ever come up again.

© Valerie Taylor
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witcomb said...

lovely- powerful personal response that I understand. David.

witcomb said...

lovely - powerful and personal - takes courage to write so raw...