The wind
Relentless against the trees
Turning the leaves inside out
Sounding of the surf roaring to shore
Waves crashing against the rocks
Pounding reverberating in my chest
The wind
I am tired of the wind
Weary of the waves
Dragged down by the undertow
I am drowning
In the wind
Drowning in the leaves
The undertow
The wind

Kathleen G. Everett © 2012

8 thoughts on “Undertow

  1. So beautifully written Kathleen, and I get the feeling you are a bit weary and dragged down not just by the weather… Sorry to read about your recent loss of Lulu, I hope the undertow becomes less soon.

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