The Solitary Walker

Happy World Poetry Day, fellow readers / writers! This is the first I’ve heard of it, but that’s fine because I’m always up for celebrating poetry. The poem I have today is for FOWC: Solitary and was also inspired by MLMM’s Sunday Writing Prompt: Lost. Linked with PSU’s Writers’ Pantry (which is where I learned about today’s special celebration 🙂 ).


The solitary walker,
Whether she is noticing
Flowers on the edges of concrete,
Or is fully immersed
In grass or tall trees,
Loves to get lost
Along those winding pathways,
Loves those many moments
Multiple yet precious,
When God smiles through
Nature, throughout creation,
When she again realizes
She is not solitary.

photo by Walter Sturn, on Unsplash

11 thoughts on “The Solitary Walker

  1. Depending where we live Spring is always a delight to welcome. However in Australia we don’t bother about Winter as most of us skip that here unless you live up in the mountains.

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  2. There is alway some conversation with nature, isn’t there.
    Lovely poem.

    Happy you dropped by my blog

    Much💜love

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