Lamplight by Paul Niemiec

” Lamplight “   “As evening approaches, the luminous glow of a late August afternoon floats into the half-light of dusk.   Warm air is cooled by the flow of wet breezes from offshore, casting a dew over the grasses.   An oil lamp gradually  transmits it’s energy, casting long beams of light over open […]

Waves at Lobster Cove

…Tell me who wants to look back on their years and wonder, where those years have gone? I hope you still feel small when you stand beside the ocean Whenever one door closes I hope one more opens Promise me that you’ll give faith a fighting chance And when you get the choice to sit […]

study, Steeled Waters by Paul Niemiec

 “study, Steeled Waters”   ” The seasons are rapidly changing. Days wear shorter, as clouds race along with running winds over shifting waters.   Summer turquoises and olives have blended into colder waters of steely prussian gray. A parched white log sits   nestled amongst ancient volcanic rocks of iron, thrown up like an old […]

Windows to the Harbor by Paul Niemiec

“Windows To The Harbor”   ” Windows of history to this little fishing village.   Witnesses to the comings and goings of generations of island families and seafaring travelers.   Milk glass in cedar, mirrors steeped in golden sunsets and veils of fog, winter storms and   sparkling waves, roaring surf and sea smoke. ” […]