Call of the sea

The storm man stands
His hands pushing the frolicking waves away
He calls me, the ocean in his eyes
I drown there
and walk into his arms
leaving my distraught skin
on the crowded shore
along with some bedraggled  fears
The urge to float
drowns any resisting feathers
Sand on my soul
blue sea around
Let me die
to live beyond the shore.

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About Reena

Reena R is a poet/writer from India, currently living in Sharjah (United Arab Emirates). Her poems have been published in several anthologies and journals. She is the Destiny Poets UK's Poet of the year for 2014 and one of the editors of The Significant Anthology released in July 2015. She won awards at ‘World Union Of Poet’s’ poetry competition, 2016 and at "As You Like It International Poetry Contest’. She won the Reuel International Prize for poetry, 2018.

1 thought on “Call of the sea

  1. Louis Kasatkin

    ” Call of the sea ” washes over the reader’s expectations from , ” The storm man stands ” all the way to the final , ” to live beyond the shore ” , the narrative’s allegories and metaphysical allusions swirling all around.

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