Marilyn Lott

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A Day Of Wonder - Poem by Marilyn Lott

Have you ever had a day of wonder
Where anything was a possibility?
Looking through the eyes of a child
So fresh and new and free?

Huge trees before the winter thaw
Icy limbs struggle along
Teetering a bit precariously
As you hum your favorite song

Oh look, there in the park is a statue
Of a huge gorilla standing there
A child engulfed in its arms
So fragile, so sweet and fair

You walk along further still
A pond filled with ducks and ice
But the sun is gleaming down
And makes the day so nice

Brilliant red berries with a backdrop
Of red rock that we love so
It’s truly a day of wonder
And we sort of hate to see it go!

Comments about A Day Of Wonder by Marilyn Lott

  • (4/25/2009 12:04:00 AM)

    Marilyn, I love the freshness this poem evokes. I feel like I am right there with you viewing it in all its loveliness. Beautiful work! Top marks. Karin Anderson (Report) Reply

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  • (12/25/2008 8:30:00 AM)

    Marylin, if you look with a child's eye, you are always full of wonder. lovely poem. i can see you love nature, and create beautiful pictures.10

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  • Sarwar Chowdhury (11/9/2008 11:38:00 AM)

    This is an wonderful brilliant poem! .......10+ (Report) Reply

  • (4/18/2008 8:35:00 AM)

    A wonderfully happy poem that captivates the spirit of the reader. Thanks Marilyn. (Report) Reply

  • (4/8/2008 10:28:00 PM)

    A joy to read Marilyn! Always a pleasure to read about wonders surrounding us! ! *10*! !
    Best wishes! Friend Thad
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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, April 8, 2008

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