Zen Essence

calm curl NaamaYehuda

Photo: Na’ama Yehuda

 

In the moment of the soft swell

Of a calm curl,

The gentle foam

Belays the power of

The waves that lift ocean liners

And cradle whales.

A breath

Before

Exhale.

 

 

Thank you, Terri, for this prompt. Perfect for today. For me, the shore is the ultimate calibrator. I took this photo in Ogonquit, Maine, quite too many years ago. Time to go back. Time to go to the beach. Any beach. For breath, for awe, for space, for zen.

For Sunday Stills: Essence of Zen

 

29 thoughts on “Zen Essence

    • YEAH, me three!!!
      I really miss the ocean/beach/shore when I don’t get to it for too long. It’s time. Certainly past time …
      So glad you liked this — the photo does not do the actual scenery there justice, but it captures some of the magic, and that is (for me at least) visceral already.

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