Waves on the Gulf were 5 to 6 feet high with 20 m.p.h. winds following a very stormy night in late January. The photo was taken with my cell phone from the beach in front of the Sea-n-Suds Restaurant where we had breakfast.
Surf rolling onto the beach at South Padre Island, Texas. To me this photo illustrates what I imagine to be the emptiness, coldness, loneliness and visual monotony of being marooned on a tiny island in the middle of nowhere.