Phil Soar

Gold Star - 47,787 Points (28.06.1952)

Living In The Woods - Poem by Phil Soar

Could you live underground with a rabbit for a neighbour?
Could you pick up a fungus and say it had flavour?
Can you wander the woods and be stunned by it's trees?
Can you scratch like a hedgehog, with plenty of fleas?

Would you pause for a drink by a cool mountain stream?
Would you cast for a salmon and only catch bream?
Can you tell when the leaves are prepared for the fall?
Or climb to the top of a large waterfall?

Should you lose your ambition to live out on the land?
In a place where the countryside is on your right hand
Would you finally grin for the rest of your days
And be happy forever in so many ways

Topic(s) of this poem: nature


Comments about Living In The Woods by Phil Soar

  • (1/18/2016 2:15:00 PM)


    I could, that would be awesome
    I will hunt them rabbit for lunch
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  • Abdulrazak Aralimatti (9/1/2015 7:12:00 AM)


    Truly, it's great living in woods for a lover of nature (Report) Reply

  • Gajanan Mishra (9/1/2015 5:14:00 AM)


    be happy in so many ways.. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, September 1, 2015



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