Among the children picking up shells,
she combed the sand for bits of sea glass.

Carefully rifling through colors
from Mosel green to yellow amber,
she considered each earnestly,
hoping to discover the perfect tint
in which to view the world.

Author: redgladiola

Creative writer happily predisposed to flights of fancy. You can find my poetry and short prose at

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