Barry Middleton

Assurance - Poem by Barry Middleton

those days the forest knew my mood
protecting me in time of need

I offered fire to warm the night
and prayed to forest gods and stars

the wind that stirred the canopy
was like a midnight symphony

and sleep was like a lover's touch
whose kiss could banish all my fears

Topic(s) of this poem: nature

Comments about Assurance by Barry Middleton

  • Rajnish Manga (1/30/2016 9:24:00 AM)

    'those days the forest knew my mood' sets the tone of an exquisite composition. This is so charming and adorable. A wonderful poem about the magic spell of nature. Thanks, Barry. (Report) Reply

    Barry Middleton (1/30/2016 10:35:00 AM)

    You are quite welcome.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Poem Edited: Wednesday, September 21, 2016

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