It was a watery wonderland and the beach was drenched in a lightning-gold, dawn haze.
The mighty heap of sea flowed in its astral-blue smoothness from the horizon in.
A single yacht bobbed and lolled in the incoming tide, like a toy in a bath.
Its lights winked saucily as the wave-crests rose gently.
Ebbing ever so gently, it looked at peace in its jade-green gown.
It felt like we were walking on a carpet of candy floss, such was its softness.LEVEL 2: A BASIC PARAGRAPH The beach we walked on was moon glow-gold.The sea looked dozy as it rested in the afternoon glow. Towers of radiant light soaked the sea with their beauty.The holiday makers we saw all had coconut-brown faces. A warm, tangy odour came from the sea as we walked towards a hot dog stand.Clown-hatted donkeys were braying loudly as children pulled their tails. The sulfurous mustard burned us nearly as much as the sun.As the sun scorched our bodies to a crisp, a funfair of barbecued aromas drifted towards us.The saline tang of the sea mingled with the cuisine, adding salt to its appeal. Lobster on a bed of watercress was our fare that afternoon.Looking around the secluded beach, we didn’t see any of the normal sights; tourists with Day-Glo tans, tacky stands or chattering hawkers.We realised that we were standing in the gateway of paradise.Describing a calm sea: 25 descriptive sentences using onomatopoeia and 5 paragraphs Describing a calm sea: this post is taken from the ultimate descriptive book ‘Writing with Stardust’ by Liam O’ Flynn, now available on Amazon.I hope it provides the information you require or, at the very least, the inspiration to create your own sentences.