Shell Sanctuary. Photopoetry by Keith R Wahl

February 16, 2024  •  Leave a Comment

Shell Sanctuary 

A Covering Shell

A Covering Shell 20240203 01 850_9154_displayA Covering Shell 20240203 01 850_9154_displayBleached clam shell covering a rock on the sands of East Matunuck State Beach, South Kingstown, Rhode Island

A pearl of ocean's memory, bleached white,
Holds secrets whispered by retreating tide.
Beneath its curve, a haven from the light,
Sand shelters stone, in fragile peace tied.

But ocean's heart beats constant, deep and strong,
And soon the wave will claim its whispered song.

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