Tuesday, August 3, 2021

On the Horizon #SOL21

Inspirations for today:  favorite things, writing group challenge - number poetry forms, and a picture of the beach.  

Result: a reverse nonet about the sunrise and sunsets we saw in Florida.

The sunrise and sunset are constants -

just as my love for you, Ashley.

Side by side we bear witness

to the beauty of earth

thinking about what

awaits on the


of your



  1. I love this nonet because it captures my favorite times on the beach, plus it reminds me of the sunsets I've watched with my own mother along the beach. Gorgeous imagery and a lovely poem.

  2. In this nonet you have expressed your affection for Ashley so beautifully. Sunsets and sunrises are also so magical. Thanks for a lovely poem. I'm inspired to create one.

  3. So beautiful, and full of feeling. A precious moment between mother and daughter, and a very effective poem. Lovely.

  4. Such beautiful moments and the nonet is very good. I must try one. Thank you.

  5. Heather, what a beautiful poem, and to think that you wrote it with all those inspirations together and with Ashley as the centerpiece. Just lovely.


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