I did post a rather serious but hopefully positive poem last week so felt that something gentle and warming was in order.
As it happens there was a prompt some weeks ago and I felt tempted for the first time; I must admit that I have only written three poems where the title was given. This prompt though rang well with me. It was called “ Lines in the Sand”.
My version is romantic and hopefully will warm your hearts.
Lines in the Sand
We drew lines in the sand, you and I after walking hand in hand along the ocean front, seeing so many wrinkles in the sand;
Lines that little waves made.
Our hearts filled with song as our eyes met and held, deep and questioning, but shy of our love,
looking at life forms in the sand, angel crabs, shells and such, all the while wondering how to say; I love you.
A stick of flotsam, no two drifted in to the strand, we picked one each And wrote in the sand,