The Daily Prompt – August 9th – The SOUND of the Waves


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The Prompt:

This is an exercise in writing about only ONE specific sense.

You are stranded in the middle of the ocean. It is so dark, that you can’t even see your hand in front your face. There is no one around. You are miles from any land. You are tired, hungry, and you know that without any help, you will soon perish. All you can hear are SOUNDS of the waves.

Please write about the SOUNDS of the waves.

One thought on “The Daily Prompt – August 9th – The SOUND of the Waves

  1. Glass shatters around me. The tumult builds causing my head to shake from the symphony of crashes. Piercing screams that puncture my already hope forsaken heart. My skull pulses with each beat of the never ending composition. I call out for help one final time but my pitiful voice is captured by that of the ocean.

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