a spiral
with a mother of pearl shimmer
a vertiginous seduction
into the sea’s ear
cast away
like an

Kim M. Russell, 1st September 2018

Related image
Shell by Edward Weston (1927) Fair Use

My response to Imaginary Garden with Real Toads Weekend Mini Challenge: Camera FLASH!  also linked to Poets United Poetry Pantry

Kerry says that this challenge comes with a wide angle and any filter of our choosing. She also says that the image puts her in mind of Hedgewitch’s Fibonacci Challenge of August 24, 2015, if we’d like to give it a try.

44 thoughts on “Shell

  1. Poetry is all wed to the sound of sight, or vice versa — a wonderful visual weave through a sound, ending with a perfect line brake — what does resound when a wave breaks but a dimming O?

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