waves cling to the shore
art in a frozen embrace
intimate, but brief
here until the coming thaw
changing seasons take their toll
This tanka is off-prompt for NaPoWriMo 2017, on Day 11 of National Poetry Writing Month/Global Poetry Writing Month.
Carpe Diem #1189 thaw (yukidoke)
Image: Lake Ontario, Fort Niagara State Park, Youngstown, New York