Post more comments
Want a gift card for being active Forum member? Post comments and win $25 gift card every week.
Rules:
PoemHunter.com will be giving away Amazon.com gift cards (worth $75 in total) every week to first three members ($25 each) who participate most in our forum discussions. You just have to post comments on forum pages, poet pages or poem pages anywhere inside PoemHunter.com
Comments posted needs to be in different pages. Posting more than 1 comment on the same page will only be counted once.
Members can not post comments without being logged in.
PoemHunter.com has the right to cancel or edit this contest.
PoemHunter.com has a right to disqualify or ban member(s) without providing any type of reason, belief or proof in regards to any type of illegal activity or fraud.

Marilyn Lott

(5-28-42 / Washington state USA)

Across the Sea


While traveling all over the world
There’s so much that you can see
Across the expanse of ocean
So different traditionally

The art work and the cultures
Are as diverse as night and day
Everyone casts a flavor
They all have something to say

Food can be the same everywhere
But in such a different style
If only you can take the time
And stay for a little awhile

We learn that people are much the same
Although in a different way
With hopes and dreams to yet fulfill
And regrets of yesterday

You can look into the faces
No matter where people are
And know what they’re probably feeling
Whether they live near or far

So where ever you go in travel
Learn as much as you can
Cultures are so fascinating
As the generations span!

Submitted: Friday, August 24, 2007
Edited: Thursday, March 31, 2011

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (Across the Sea by Marilyn Lott )

Enter the verification code :

Read all 1 comments »

Top Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  8. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
    Maya Angelou
  9. Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Invictus
    William Ernest Henley

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. Gods Strong Hold, Lilly Emery
  2. Softball Game, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  3. Maharshi Aurobido's The Life Divine, Bijay Kant Dubey
  4. Casting A Lure, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  5. Flagflap, Saiom Shriver
  6. Ants, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  7. Shadow Play, Saiom Shriver
  8. essay 1, gordon nosworthy
  9. Grasping Sunlight, RoseAnn V. Shawiak
  10. Love Unrequited, Saiom Shriver

Poem of the Day

poet George Gordon Byron

I speak not, I trace not, I breathe not thy name;
There is grief in the sound, there is guilt in the fame;
But the tear that now burns on my cheek may impart
...... Read complete »

   
[Hata Bildir]