Sunday, August 28, 2016

1947



sea in waves
a shell lodged in beach sand
claims interest

© gillena cox 2016

Revisit
of waves
clouds stir
Sunday Lime 1

Already; the last Sunday in August

Sunday Smiles


Sundays are always special here at Lunch Break. Today is #99 in the series Sunday Lime How is your Sunday going email me post a COMMENT or leave a link to your blog at the linky below




Blog hopping today at
Poetry Pantry #317


AND

Recuerda Mi Corazon haiku my heart - shell


AND

Carpe Diem #1037 pleasure

"There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not Man the less, but Nature more." - Lord Byron [Quote prompted by Kristjaan]


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my song of choice for today

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57 Comments:

Blogger Diane Mayr said...

Even in my 60s, I, too, still love to find shells in the sand. You've captured the experience!

8:50 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Diane

much love...

9:31 AM  
Blogger Sumana Roy said...

yes, that they do!!

10:48 AM  
Blogger purba chakraborty said...

Beautiful

10:56 AM  
Blogger J C said...

Awesome Gillena thanks for sharing Enya this Sunday morning.

11:02 AM  
Blogger Sanaa Rizvi said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous ❤

11:18 AM  
Blogger brudberg said...

Love what can be seen in shells.

11:43 AM  
Blogger Magyar said...

__ We, are called to nature's patterns, and we know none are the same. Fine thought Gillena!

A shell's pattern; its story above the sand; closer sun.

11:57 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Sumana

much love...

12:33 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks Purba

much love...

12:33 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Glad you dropped in JC

much love...

12:34 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you linked in Sanaa

much love...

12:34 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Bjorn

much love...

12:35 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in and sharing Magyar

much love...

12:37 PM  
Blogger Sherry Blue Sky said...

I so often walk with head down at the beach, seeking just such treasures.

12:39 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Sherry

much love...

2:54 PM  
Blogger Jae Rose said...

A shell can sing quite a song to us can't it..all its story in its beautiful skin :)

3:26 PM  
Blogger Audrey Howitt aka Divalounger said...

Really beautiful write Gillena!

3:42 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Jae

much love...

4:09 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Audrey

much love...

4:09 PM  
Blogger Magaly Guerrero said...

Your poem has describes every beach walk I've ever taken. I'm into every shell... I can't help it. :-)

4:27 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Magaly

much love...

5:15 PM  
Blogger Norma Ruttan said...

marvelous- both the haiku and drawing! I would love to walk once more on a beach to collect sea shells and stones made smooth by water and sand.

6:33 PM  
Blogger Wendy Bourke said...

A lovely haiga-style piece: delicate and evocative.

7:29 PM  
Blogger Lea said...

Oh this captures my interest Gillena, your haiku and art-making stirs my fondest memories and longing to walk that line of sand and water looking for treasures... hope you had a wonderful weekend!

8:09 PM  
Blogger Truedessa said...

It's amazing how those shells claim interest. Reminds me of walking on the beach in search of that special shell.

8:27 PM  
Blogger Janice Adcock said...

A pair of beauties!

9:02 PM  
Blogger kaykuala said...

Brought back memories of the inquisitive young days

Hank

9:06 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Norma

Much love...

10:35 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Wendy

Much love...

10:36 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Happy you dropped in Lea

Much love...

10:36 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Truedessa

Much love...

10:37 PM  
Blogger gillena cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Truedessa

Much love...

10:37 PM  
Blogger Old Egg said...

How sea shells have beguiled us since childhood.

2:38 AM  
Blogger Cheryl-Lynn Roberts said...

Such lovely images in both haiku!

2:54 AM  
Blogger Julian said...

Another picture painted with words.

3:11 AM  
Blogger ayala said...

Shells always hold I trees with me.

6:53 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Indeed, thanks for dropping in Robin

much love...

8:32 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Cheryl

much love...

8:33 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Julian

much love...

8:33 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in Ayala

much love...

8:34 AM  
Blogger R.K. Garon said...

Always a treat visiting you and reading you latest treasures (shells :)
ZQ

2:12 PM  
Blogger R.K. Garon said...

Oops! "YOUR" latest treasures.
ZQ

2:14 PM  
Blogger Susan said...

Did I thank you for the song? The commotin of waves? The stillness of a shell?

4:24 PM  
Blogger rebecca said...

oh to walk that thin line of beauty beside you!

8:29 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

ZQ
Thanks for dropping in

much love...

8:45 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Susan

much love...

8:46 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for your appreciation Rebecca

much love...

8:47 AM  
Blogger Jasmin said...

walking on the sea shore with all its wonders whilst looking for shells, reminded me. of child hood days, sooo lovely :0)

12:10 PM  
Blogger Bill said...

at the edge
of an ocean
this shell

6:46 PM  
Blogger Rosemary Nissen-Wade said...

Made me smile!

9:17 PM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Happy you dropped in Jasmin

much love...

9:38 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Thanks for dropping in and sharing Bill

much love...

9:39 AM  
Blogger Gillena Cox said...

Glad you dropped by Rosemary

much love...

9:39 AM  
Blogger kaykuala said...

Allowing for elements of curiosity and discovery to be addressed will make it interesting.

Hank

10:42 PM  
Blogger Mary said...

Shells on the beach are always beautiful to behold!

8:43 AM  
Blogger susane said...

Indeed, this realization is a true wonder, thank you for this article anyway.

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7:52 AM  

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