Oh, to grow parallel to a forest of trees

I wish to outstretch my limbs

Grow tall and sturdy with a raised chin

But be gentle enough to let the world in

Fold all creatures beneath the safety of my leaves

Absorb the sun and catch the breeze

Oh, to grow parallel to a forest of trees

SW 04/2018

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3 Comments Add yours

  1. sgeoil says:

    This is lovely!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. waughpaper says:

    This is just gorgeous.

    Liked by 1 person

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