Music Galore

Rookie (1991 / Canada)

The Unguided Traveller


Time is the one thing that heals,
As the traveller journeys through unknown worlds,
This is what it thinks.
Through the last few years and months,
The traveller walks on,
Passing cities, people and beauty.
Gaping at every sight it sees,
For everything is full of wonder and beauty.
Simply because there is no answer,
To everything in this world,
Only lies and interpretations.
Perhaps this is what the traveller seeks,
Answers, the truth and a better understanding.
Although many of the traveller's questions,
Have unfathomably been answered.
Yet, still the traveller travels.
Every step taken boldly ahead of the other,
Sometimes quickened, sometimes slows down.
Unknowing what is leading itself,
The traveller is alone wherever it goes.
Only its own shadow to welcome and say hello.
Unimaginably, the traveller does not mind,
All the loneliness and solitude,
But welcomes it with open arms.
If you happen to see the unguided traveller,
Know one thing,
Life is but one long travel around the world.

Submitted: Tuesday, October 21, 2008
Edited: Friday, November 28, 2008

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 (The Unguided Traveller by Music Galore )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

Trending Poets

Trending Poems

  1. The Saddest Poem, Pablo Neruda
  2. If, Rudyard Kipling
  3. The Road Not Taken, Robert Frost
  4. Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night, Dylan Thomas
  5. The Bull, Ralph Hodgson
  6. Invictus, William Ernest Henley
  7. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  8. Fire and Ice, Robert Frost
  9. A Smile To Remember, Charles Bukowski
  10. Love, Sarah Flower Adams

Poem of the Day

poet Sarah Flower Adams

O Love! thou makest all things even
In earth or heaven;
Finding thy way through prison-bars
Up to the stars;
Or, true to the Almighty plan,
That out of dust created man,
...... Read complete »

   

New Poems

  1. A pencil on a painting, Ntando.B Da poet
  2. Distance, Alex Rodriguez
  3. Fierceless, Alex Rodriguez
  4. A Thousand More, Smoky Hoss
  5. i think i left my hand in yours. go look., Mandolyn ...
  6. Wild cold of novemeber, Alex Rodriguez
  7. Far Off, Sentamu Aziz
  8. Mill By The River, Stratis Havarti
  9. Take A Stand, Saiom Shriver
  10. Suckling, Saiom Shriver
[Hata Bildir]