We'll start with one tree

We'll start with one tree

A Poem by SleeplessVolcano

I built us a little cottage

Far from the maddening crowd

I tried to get a piece of mountain

But they were all taken

I tried to have a little patch of forest

But they were all taken

I tried to get closer to a lake

But those spots were all taken


I hope that you are not taken

I know that you may think

That there is no “us”

But that is okay.

The few trees I have now

Will grow into a forest, one day

Love works like that too

If one is willing

To work

With

one.




© 2017 SleeplessVolcano



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awwwwwwwwwww sure to melt the heart of the intended ... we do what we can to make those dreams come true ... one tree at a time .. lovely sentiment Sleepless ... i feel good! :)
E.

Posted 4 Weeks Ago


SleeplessVolcano

4 Weeks Ago

Well, as with 90% of my poetry, the image stirred these words, and often the words may not apply to .. read more
Einstein Noodle

4 Weeks Ago

yes...for sure! ;) we try to shine a light on things ..small, large, dark or rainbow :))
Amazing poem and photo. I have a square mile of Ojibwa land in the Upper Michigan. Only trees, bears and wolves. Your words worthwhile and wonderful. Thank you my friend for sharing the amazing poetry.
Coyote

Posted 4 Weeks Ago


SleeplessVolcano

4 Weeks Ago

Thanks for the review, my friend. I take a break every once in a while to a place where no matter w.. read more
Coyote Poetry

3 Weeks Ago

I hope you can and you are welcome my friend.

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"In the end there doesn't have to be anyone who understands you. There just has to be someone who wants to". Robert Brault more..

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