Mostly water

The Ocean
Swallowed my whole
House again

Infinite blue surrounds me
With no walls
Floor or shelter

Sea monsters
Beyond my sight murmur
Mischievous melodies

Come here
You wicked beasts
I know you cannot hurt me

Since the flood what’s left
Of me is mostly water

I know you’re water too
Just like the rest of us

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Mara

Are you all right
Making those
Obnoxious faces

Shrieking cries
Ferocious insults
Hysteric roar

I don’t recall asking
You to come but since
You’re here already

Let’s sit down and
Have some chamomile
Tea together

I might as well try to
Learn something
From you

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