Beach day

05 Jul

Crescent Beach - Surrey, B.C. Canada

Beach day

intimate air
drifts sunscreen, hot dogs, kelp
sun-mellowed, anticipating

-Violet Nesdoly
I love, love, love summer! Happy summer mornings, afternoons, and evenings to all who read here.

This poem is linked to Poetry Friday, hosted this week by Tabatha at The Opposite of Indifference.


Posted by on July 5, 2012 in Cinquain, People, Poetry Friday


7 responses to “Beach day

  1. LInda Baie (@LBaie)

    July 5, 2012 at 10:34 pm

    I never thought about the beach as a time where one can be ‘sand-warmed’ Violet, but it’s true, as you must know. The sand, even on a rather chilly day, holds warmth. Thanks for a lovely picture!


    • vnesdoly

      July 6, 2012 at 10:38 am

      Thanks, Linda! Today is a perfect beach day where I live… and I wish I were there!


  2. Books 4 Learning

    July 6, 2012 at 1:44 pm

    love your imagery! you captured a day at the beach nicely!


  3. Robyn Hood Black

    July 6, 2012 at 1:54 pm

    I love “sand-warmed,” too! Thanks for sharing, and wishing you a “sun-mellowed” rest of the summer.


    • vnesdoly

      July 6, 2012 at 5:58 pm

      Thanks so much, Robyn Hood Black and Books 4 Learning.


  4. Mary Lee

    July 6, 2012 at 2:54 pm

    Maybe if I had a beach, and not just a blanket of humid heat, I’d love summer more!!


    • vnesdoly

      July 6, 2012 at 5:56 pm

      Sorry to hear about your blanket-of-humid-heat-blues. I guess I’m so enthusiastic about summer this year because here it’s been slow in coming. But I hear you, Mary Lee. It always amazes me how small the range of temperatures is, at which the human body is comfortable. A few days in the 90s or 100s F and I’d probably change my tune.



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