lighthouses - quotes and descriptions to inspire creative writing
We stroll into the lighthouse. There isn’t a lot of space inside, a spiral staircase dominates the room. Dorian releases my hand and leads the way up the stairs. At the top, he opens a door to reveal an enclosed terrace. The breeze picks up; it’s heavy with salt. Gulls wheeling overhead scream obscenities. I grip the railing and peer at the crashing surf below.
The last sentry upon the rocky shore, casting it's beam of light out into the dark waters.
We ride in silence, the horses trotting along the beach until we come to a hillside where the beach dead-ends. A lighthouse squats atop the hill. We urge the horses up the trail and head for the lighthouse. The mares gallop alongside the precipice overlooking the sea, where the view is breathtaking. Behind us, Summerwind’s turrets peek above the trees...
Lost as a ship over a stormy night was my life in perils, when A lighthouse of GOD shone a ray of hope through the darkness of my heart