Tag Archives: Oregon Coast

Seaside rally

Swept across the shore countless grains of sand rally around the ocean. Advertisements

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Natural Causes

I wrote this poem on April 2nd, 2011 after a giant earthquake shook Japan and generated monstrous tsunamis. At the time, I lived on the Oregon Coast, which would have experienced more damage if the tsunamis hadn’t surged in at … Continue reading

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Elegant ebb

Daylight breaks upon the seascape, waves crest and crash ashore,  sending forth a gilded spray that sticks as glitter to sand-dollar, starfish and sea urchin, their brittle features forming a facade  on tide pool walls at the dawn of this … Continue reading

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Sea swept dwellers

This is the first poem I wrote that was inspired by living next to the Pacific Ocean.  I spent over 4 years living on the Oregon Coast in Coos Bay, a mercurial place of remarkable beauty and misty mystery.  Now, … Continue reading

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Southern Oregon Coast

I walked the beach alone, in the presence of some deeper soul

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