An Honor

Wild waves rush the shore and
crown me once more with sand.

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– My first attempt at an Essence poem. Photo from pixabay.

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Carpe Diem’s Crossroads Haiku 031518

Solitude and sand
mix with salty ocean breeze –
Winter dreams of spring

– Written for Carpe Diem Haiku Kai’s Crossroads haiku. The object is to fuse two haiku together to form a new creation. The two original poems and explanation are here.

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Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Liquid

Coco Cay, Bahamas


Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Liquid. Photos ©2016 Leara Morris-Clark. This post was awarded featured blog for this challenge.

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Ariel the Angsty Teen Mermaid

There was a girl, who lived under the sea,
A bored teenager who wanted to be free
To walk upon the land and
Dig her toes in the sun-warmed sand
So, she traded her voice for a man, enduring conflict to a degree.

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– Written for Limerick Challenge Week 36: Fairytale. Prompt was “fairytale.” Photo from Wikipedia.

Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge 082416

St. Augustine Beach, FL

Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge – August 24, 2016. Showing the ways people move from one place to another on land. Photos ©2016 Leara Morris-Clark.

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Building A Family

Mother Nature and Father Time had a Sun. They also wanted a daughter. They built mountains of sand and rock, planted forests and flowers, and watered them with rain. Lakes and ponds formed in the footprints left behind. They called her Earth.

– Written for YeahWrite.me Weekly Writing Challenge #262 Question Prompt “Who cares?” WC 42