Stormy Seas, Serpents and Shipwrecks

.... the call of the running tide Is a wild call and a clear call that may not be denied; And all I ask is a windy day with the white clouds flying, And the flung spray and the blown spume, and the sea-gulls crying. Sea Fever - John Masefield (1878-1967) Storms, shipwrecks and sea… Continue reading Stormy Seas, Serpents and Shipwrecks

“Be not afeard; the isle is full of noises,”

For the last three days Zyphrus has roared and the horses of Poisedon have reared over the reef as the tempest raged............ A full-blown North Atlantic gale is best described as a tempest stirred by the wrath of the gods. On the headland the storm force winds have a deep bass roar and as the… Continue reading “Be not afeard; the isle is full of noises,”