Towering sentinel sea stacks watch over mirrored
obsidian ocean highlighted by a candescent full moon,
a cornflower blue butterfly rests on the reed stem
of lissom marram grass on a windswept sand dune.
A tide sculpted cove shaped like an extended oriental
fan lined with a curve of pristine golden crystalline sand,
the elaborate design of an interlocked black hexagonal
basalt causeway created as though by a giant’s hand.
A clifftop library shaped like a circular temple watches
the hypnotic rhythmical ebb and flow of the waves,
the prismatic beauty of an ephemeral artist’s palette
rainbow viewed through the arch of a mermaid’s cave.
Mischievous sunlight and clouds create fluid light and
shade as shadows chase along rugged moorland,
looking northward, the diaphanous curtain of the Aurora
Borealis dances in pink and green shimmering bands.
A restless sea momentarily touched with liquid silver by
tapered sunlight shining through layered clouds of grey,
brushstrokes of a coral pink summer sunset colour-wash
tranquil beach and waves over a calm indigo coloured bay.
The mesmeric eloquent rhythmical drumbeat of traditional
Irish folk music briefly entertains from an open door,
the serene sweeping silence of the snow dusted dark
rock peaks of an imposing ebony black granite tor.
Shadowed conifer forested peaks are tinted polished copper
and burnished amber by the radiance of setting sun’s rays,
this beautiful rugged coastline subtly transposes and evolves
with the changing light and tides throughout the day.
Happy Birthday Matt love from Zara
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