Shoreham by the sea again

1 of 7 in the Jemverse series “Shoreham again”

I have a beach of shingle mixed
With golden sea-washed sand
Its grandeur and its mystery
Forged by God’s own hand
I have a river winding through
The valley from the sea
Its tidal water carrying
Swans and seabirds oft to me
I have a range of rolling hills
The green of Sussex fair
And there really isn’t anything
With all this to compare
My home is here with all of this
It’s a special place to be
The river, hills and beach that is
My Shoreham by the Sea


Photo – Shoreham at low tide by W Standen

Jemverse first posted “Shoreham by the Sea” on 26 April 2014


4 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. utahan15
    Jan 19, 2020 @ 14:38:14

    steppin stone
    when you are
    far from home

    Liked by 1 person


  2. The Guern
    Jan 19, 2020 @ 17:56:31

    There’s no place like home…

    Liked by 1 person


  3. Trackback: Shoreham by the sea again~by Jeremy J Croucher | OUR POETRY CORNER
  4. d.a.simpsonwriter
    Jan 19, 2020 @ 21:29:38

    That is so delightful

    Liked by 1 person


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