#writephoto – Woman at the water’s edge by Michael


It’s a place to go where magic happens. When asked where it is I always say: Far from anywhere.

Across the sandhills and down through the runoff I wander focused always on the distance surf, relentlessly pounding the rocks, forever rolling in no matter high or low tide.

I met a woman there once, standing on the water’s edge, the ebbing tides circling her feet, occasionally running up her shins. She never flinched as the water is always cold in this spot.

I knew her mind was somewhere beyond the horizon, in a place I am sure she longed to be.

There was only the two of us there that day. I went and stood beside her, for no other reason that I thought I needed another human near to me.

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About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com.
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1 Response to #writephoto – Woman at the water’s edge by Michael

  1. Another brilliant piece of writing.

    Liked by 1 person

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