Poem: “The View from Shore”

The View from Shore

the sailboats bob
in the bay –
a languid dance
upon the gentle waves.
sometimes together
sometimes alone
their masts
pointing singly
to heaven.

Maria Morera Johnson

María Morera Johnson teaches composition and literature at a technical college in Georgia, and consults and writes about trends in post-secondary education. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Star Quest Production Network (sqpn.com) and co-hosts Catholic Weekend, a weekly current events podcast.