Riptide

Object lesson: Surface beauty may be temporary, washed away with time.

Photo by durluby-Fotolia.com

kelp, twisted on sand

laced with the blood of the sea

tendrils grab her feet

pulling her toward riptide

reclaiming a fallen mermaid

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