Big Rowan Ackison (greensh) wrote,
Big Rowan Ackison
greensh

  • Mood:

Poem - Wildwoods

The poem “Wildwoods” was inspired by my Tumblr associate “evergreenwords”. She has a lovely cover picture of sunset seen through trees. The poem is dedicated to my friends who have danced in the wildwoods.


Wildwoods

The forest deep is my home,
where others visit and I reside.
This arrangement suits me fine
as I live in the world yet outside.

The trees are all outsiders see
ranks upon rank of greenery.
Camouflage is nature's way
when expectations deny insight.

The wildwoods are not for all,
the paths are not expected.
Brambles to some are instead
long time friends to be embraced.

Inside my enclosed groves
with like minds I dance at night.
The fires are lit, drums are played
celebrating as we pray.

You may find your way here,
I welcome company in the copse.
You'll not be lost, instead found,
deep in the forest now your home.

© 2016, Sean Green. All Rights Reserved, 20160409.
Tags: pagan, poem, wildwoods
Subscribe

  • Poem -Set a Sentence

    The poem “Set a Sentence” was inspired by a Facebook posting that stated, “when people my age are all afraid of the world that…

  • Poem - Beyond the Dance

    The poem “Beyond the Dance” is about striving to live beyond the normative. Beyond the Dance Seek a life beyond the dance that span of…

  • Poem - Tradition Tossed

    The poem “Tradition Tossed” is about the suffocation of traditions. Tradition Tossed Where chains of rules are applied to the limbs of…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic
    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments