Sunday, 7 May 2006

Bass Rock from North Berwick

The rock itself almost hidden
by pointillistic gannets nesting,
soaring round in clouds,

closer to shore, diving,
crashing into waves
stark white against sea and sky

their numbers restoring faith
in something that seems lost
amongst the people

littering the beach.

2 comments:

Numptie said...

You paint such beautiful pictures with words...

Crafty Green Poet said...

HI Numptie, thanks for commenting again!