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The Tree Of Life Has Fallen

Rating: 3.5
The tree of life
has fallen on my small house.
I thought it was so much bigger!
But it is not.
There in the distance I see the mountains
still.
The view of vast water stretching before me
is superb.
My boat is grand and I still command the captain
of it; not having learned myself to sail.
But I am adrift
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Continued: A really fantastic poem, I know Alice Walkers poems through and through, she has a loveliest vision upon life and love. I like that very much.
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This excellent poem of the great poetess Alice Walker is laden and layered. Full of metaphors, which each reader will interprete to his/her own view, that's why poems make it all so very interesting and immortal.
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Dr Dillip K Swain 17 May 2021
Meaningful little verse! Many congratulations! !
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Before I forget this amazing poem deserves 5 Stars Full. To my favouruites! Congratulations with the Modern Poem Of the Day for the great poetess
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Manonton Dalan 25 January 2016
when my dad pass-away my mom said tree of life has fallen, I will make another one... and that herself
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