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calm after the storm

a haiku for the wake of stormy seas

By Kelsey ClareyPublished about a year ago 1 min read
calm after the storm
Photo by JOHN TOWNER on Unsplash

after the storm ends

the waves gently kiss the shore.

saying "we are sorry".

nature poetry

About the Creator

Kelsey Clarey

She/Her/Fae/Faer. I live in Nova Scotia, Canada. I mostly write poetry and flash fiction currently, a lot of it fantasy/folklore/fairy tale inspired. I also like to do a lot of fiber arts and design TTRPGs.


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  • L.C. Schäfer2 months ago

    Oh! This was lovely 😍

  • Stephanie Hoogstad2 months ago

    This is such a beautiful and powerful short piece. Well done.

  • Celia in Underland2 months ago

    River got here withmy wor first! Really beautifully done and so bittersweet. 🤍

  • River Joy2 months ago

    Wow this is so poignant and powerful. I love when people can pack such a punch in so few words. Well done.

  • J. Delaney-Howe3 months ago

    Love this.

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