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Waves swallow

Opotama Beach

Hawke's Bay

Josiah, 10

Seagulls flicking,
The waves licking.
The delicate waves swallow away at sand,
As the water eats at the land.
The sand wails as water devours them,
The beach is like a giant gem.
If you ever feel hollow,
Go to where the waves will swallow.

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