HOW I GO TO THE WOODS
Ordinarily, I go to the woods alone, with not a single
friend, for they are all smilers and talkers and therefore
I don’t really want to be witnessed talking to the
Besides, when I am alone I can become invisible. I can sit
on the top of a dune as motionless as an uprise of
until the foxes run by unconcerned. I can hear the almost
unhearable sound of the roses singing.
If you have ever gone to the woods with me, I must love
you very much.
—poem from Swan: Poems and Prose Poems, here
Interested in having your poem featured with the Poem of the Day Series? See the How to Submit page for details.
Sign Up for My Free Monthly Newsletter!
It features exclusive content with the latest books and reviews, updates about my top niches, and author features, among other cool things you won’t find on my blog or social media channels!
Subscribe to My Blog!
Never miss out with regular blog posts, including Book Reviews and the Poem of the Day Series, among other features!