Pages

19 Apr 2012

Waitpinga

Waitpinga Beach, South Australia, a place I called home for a while.
photo and text © by Karen @ Pixel Posts/Something Written


footprints grace the shore
thoughts drift on gentle breezes
home amidst the winds

~ ~ ~ ~ ~
Written for-
Think Tank Thursday #93 @ Poets United
Prompt - use a favourite quote as an inspiration for your poem
My quote:
"And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair". Khalil Gibran

~ ~ ~ ~ ~

26 comments:

  1. I adore the Gibran quote, your photo and words are pervaded with peacefulness.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Karen,

    Your words and the image afford a moment of escape and serenity....

    Eileen.

    ReplyDelete
  3. Sigh. So beautiful, words and photo......it reminds me of an environmental activist friend of mine telling us "Mother Earth feels your pain - but she needs to feel your joy, too."

    ReplyDelete
  4. Lovely, just lovely. I never feel more at home than by the sea, and you captured the feeling well.

    ReplyDelete
  5. So peaceful... the wind to play with my hair sounds great, especially at the beach!

    ReplyDelete
  6. Yes, that is my kind of home!
    I love this one~ My favorite place in the world to be, lulled by the ebb n' flow of the waves pounding the shore! Thank you...this was wonderful!

    ReplyDelete
  7. you have infused me in perfect beauty....
    thank you!

    ReplyDelete
  8. Perfect in its simplicity. This poem is like a small, beautiful shell you find while walking along the beach. :)

    ReplyDelete
  9. I grew up on the prairies of Kansas, so I feel at home among the winds too!



    “First Light”

    ReplyDelete
  10. Beautiful photo, the sky is amazing!
    Have a great day.
    Always, Queenie

    ReplyDelete
  11. Very serene picture and words ~

    ReplyDelete
  12. Wow, great quote and great haiku!!

    ReplyDelete
  13. Ah, I get a glimpse of your world down under.beautiful.

    ReplyDelete
  14. Yes! I as well love the photo and peacefulness of your words. As Dave King said, "Perfect Rendezvous!" Really enjoyed my visit with you. Peace always and stay creative!!

    ReplyDelete
  15. Pure, godly beauty. Picture and poem.
    ♥♥♥

    ReplyDelete
  16. A lovely haiku for a beautiful quote!!

    ReplyDelete
  17. What a wonderful place to call home! Excellent haiku and photo.

    ReplyDelete
  18. I would love to walk that shore...beautiful!

    ReplyDelete
  19. May the winds blow you back home.

    ReplyDelete

I appreciate every comment! I can't respond to every comment, but I will return the favour and visit your blog.