Time and Tide


The tide flows

Like time

Both powerful forces

Of nature



Moving to a

Rhythm all their own

As I watch

The waves

Upon the shore

I feel time

Slipping away

One grain of sand

At a time

And in my heart

I know

I can do nothing

To stop either

This was written for Day 6 of “A Month of Mini Writing Challenges“.  See this page here for more details and a list of prompts.

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