A morning jog in Barceloneta

15 Jan

Golden blue on the horizon
Golden blue on my eyes
Sublime sunrise on the beach
lights on swimmers and bums alike

Young and shiny and blonde
Old and grimy and grey
Sleep misted, rolling smokes
Share a bench and papers

Past the enticing bakery
sidestepping the gesticulating grocer
Too late to spot the dropped calamari
I land squidgily on my ass.

barceloneta-beach at dawn


4 Responses to “A morning jog in Barceloneta”

  1. Ad van der Neut January 15, 2014 at 10:48 am #

    Sort ofZen in BCN. Nice!

    • Prithika January 15, 2014 at 10:55 am #

      Ha ha! I suppose it is.

  2. Sujatha Nair January 16, 2014 at 5:52 am #

    Lovely photograph. Beautiful words. How is your bum doing?

    Love. Ma

    • Prithika January 16, 2014 at 8:11 am #

      The bum is not bad at all ma 🙂 No serious damage.

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