He is as much the boat
as the water is the ocean
He is as cognate to the current
as the tides are to their motion
A simple man, a fisherman
with his home upon the sea
his only ties to an oar and cast,
he is freedom floating free
All words and Photographs by Damien B. Donnelly
5 thoughts on “FREE AT SEA”
I love this. You really capture an idea of freedom.
Thanks Jane- it was very simple but it felt like it worked. Enjoy your Saturday
Reblogged this on Jane Dougherty Writes and commented:
Lovely poem, soaring free.
lovely …I grew up on the sea …totally get this.
Thank you so much. I’m envious of your childhood at sea