Weather words

I enclose a poem written some years ago which is very apt at this time with all the very bad storms we have had.

My thoughts are with all those who are still waiting for the water to recede from their homes and from the farmers’ fields and cattle.

Stormy Seas

The stormy wind blows

wild across the sea.


You may also want to watch:


Clouds racing fast

as if at last set free.

Most Read

High above the rocks

the waves dispense,

pounding hard against

the land’s defence.

Lifting pebbles high,

crashing onto land.

Leaving only when the

tide recedes the sand.

At times the sea

doth lie in calm.

Beware its rages,

when, it holds no charm.

Beryl Smyter

Sidmouth

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus