Ocean State Of Mind

Beach time is measured
By waves caressing the shore
As summertime wanes

– Written for Ronovan Writes Haiku Challenge #113. Word prompts were “Beach” & “Time” or synonyms of those. Photo from Pixabay.com.

Summertime Illusion

Fluffy, white clouds hung in the sapphire sky, motionless despite the light breeze I felt. They reminded me of cotton strategically placed on a Christmas village to resemble snow. In the car with air-conditioning and the snowy clouds above, I almost forgot it was scorching outside.

– Written for Day 18 of Awake August 2016, 31 Days of Mindful Writing in the form of Small Stones (concise daily observations) from Writing Our Way Home.