Category Archives: Poems about the Oceans

Poems about water with which I’ve shared space.

Swimming in Maine, (by a woman who prefers….the Caribbean Sea)

Originally posted on The Sun Drips Honey:
(N.B.) This poem is loosely based on a boat ride I took with my sister S. and her husband, B.  I say loosely, but I mean very loosely, because the only fact is that…

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The Little Things

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A small drop of water And a small ray of sun Together make rainbows When rainstorms are done. A cupful of grass seed And the products of cows Together make lawns On all…

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A Sonnet to my Someday Home

Where I want to live; you ask me to tell Location in all the world where I most So want to inhabit.  That’d be swell. I’d choose a spot on a rocky, beach-y coast. The Mediterranean that I love Since … Continue reading

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Swimming in Maine, (by a woman who prefers….the Caribbean Sea)

(N.B.) This poem is loosely based on a boat ride I took with my sister S. and her husband, B.  I say loosely, but I mean very loosely, because the only fact is that the water was so cold that after … Continue reading

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Bailey Island

Down the neck a-ways, into the country, Through Harpswell, traveling towards the shore. Not far along you start to see the water, With coves and inlets showing more and more. Look fast — across the water a Blue Heron Walks … Continue reading

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The surf in San Juan

My mom and I sit, on a snowy white beach, On a beautiful, early spring day; We came here together, as odd as that seems, And we’re spending a wonderful day In a lovely hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico Sand … Continue reading

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The Blue-Green Sea

I have hoped for years, to be Back in the Mediterranean Sea. No doubt, because I loved it so, There’s so much more I want to know. The Sea, herself, a glorious sight With blue, then teal, then surf so … Continue reading

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