saltless taste

 

floundering between a rhythm
that caresses the tops of a calming sea
and one that dives through
the swells of an ocean storm
with empty strokes
I swim on
searching for a saltless taste
to pierce my mouth
and quench my thirst
tempted to swallow
yet refusing to drown

© Copyright 2014 Melissa Leigh Clarke. All Rights Reserved.
All photos © Copyright 2014 Melissa Leigh Clarke. All Rights Reserved.

About Melissa Leigh

I believe that every life is full of endless moments that help you, hurt your, change you, inspire you, and allow you to mold yourself into the best version of yourself that you can possibly be. Stories exist in all of us and need to be shared in order to grow.
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