Sea-horse courtship: A Poem: Did you swim side-by-side holding tails, Before wheeling around in a frenzy of pre-dawn waltz—And do the milky white passages of the Hippocampus (For which you are richly named) Hold the blessings of Paschal eggs traded in unison? A poem written on the third day of Passover 2012 (Easter Sunday), following a walk on the beach upon which I came upon a tiny sea-horse covered in salt, & expired, thrown from the waves onto the sand.
Lightning Over Bloor: "....I had always suspected The poet’s powerful leanings, but now I reckoned How few exchanges we had actually come to know Between pedagogy, providence, and rain...." (Excerpt from poem forthcoming in Academic Matters, Judith P. Robertson, May, 2012.)
1946 Seashell Illustration Sea Side Cottage Shells Print I love this print but its sold already ):
ammonite: Per Wikipedia the ammonites went extinct with Dinosaurs 65 million years ago. Ammonites survived until the end of the Cretaceous period in a sea that covered what is now Alberta. Canada and Montana, USA. These ammonites were transformed into the rare gem known as Ammolite.
And Jesus, walking by the Sea of Galilee, saw two brothers, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen. Then He said to them, “Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of men.” They immediately left their nets and followed Him. ~ from Matthew 4