Staring at the Sea on a Beach
(Inspired by Robert Frost’s Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening) Ferocious fangs gnaw on my feet As I balance through scorching sands. So much pain the amber grain creeps Into my brain that burns so deep. “No more!” I say as I collapse Onto the sneering sands and stare The alluring sea that gently taps The strained knees to a numbing nap. How serene...