Marilyn Lott

Rookie - 279 Points (5-28-42 / Washington state USA)

World of Country


My country drive was so relaxing
On this simple summer day
I stopped my work because
There was nothing I couldn’t delay

Wildflowers were everywhere
Their scent was in the air
Mother Nature at her finest
And she always wants to share

Old worn rail fences circled
Homesteads where I drove
They had that homey feel
As ‘round the fields they wove

A gentle breeze was blowing
I put the windows down
Because it was so important
To hear every country sound

Windmills dotted the land
I enjoy their movement so
I wish that I could see them
Everywhere I go

Sometimes I think we need to
Just stop right in our tracks
Enjoy the natural part of life
That just plain takes you back!

Submitted: Friday, October 10, 2008

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  • Rookie Thad Wilk (10/10/2008 1:38:00 PM)

    Marilyn, you have painted a picture perfect scene - of nature so serene! ! *10*!
    Best wishes!
    Friend Thad (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points David Threadgold (10/10/2008 10:06:00 AM)

    Hi Marilyn. What is this world if full of care. I dont know where that came from but it seemed apt. I like this one very much indeed a really good read. well done.10/10/10 Regards Dave T (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 9 Points Linda Winchell (10/10/2008 9:39:00 AM)

    Another mastered piece of words formed. Thank you!
    Linda (Report) Reply

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