On the waves of time

The restless waves

Frozen in the land,

waves of earth in headlong flight.

Now a resting place

for old forgotten heroes,

safe in the hands of Gaia.

The stark hand carved walls,

a labour for so many,

now washing over them,

providing the peace they sought

in the green relentless tide.

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3 Comments

Filed under Alternative history, Double tanka, Self compositions

3 responses to “On the waves of time

  1. Nice, very interesting, that is the first time I have seen a Double Tanka poem.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Yes, agree, may try that form out soon.

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