Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 13,712,368
VxPoem ID: 5998
Posted: September 2nd. 2004 12:05:40 AM
Dark Forest Challenge (1 of 5)
Age Group: Adult
He is looking.
He is looking so blindly
To find something that
Might not be there.
He is the only one who sees it.
Everyone else is blind to what he sees.
They say it is not there.
That it does not exist.
He stands alone.
With the support of his friends, he stands alone.
Along with those who respect his choice, he stands alone.
None shall follow him into the dark forest.
He sees beauty within.
He sees light within.
He sees a shred of truth within the branches.
They see darkness within.
They see danger within.
They see anger within, among the trees.
He sees them as well.
The light of his heart chases it away.
He shall go in alone.
If he chooses to walk that is.
They shall support him from the outside.
Armed with only his mind, he stands.
Gazing in toward the challenge that faces him.
Author's Notes: Here, the subject first hears the call of the Dark Forest. He has been invited to explore something different. This invite-only experience could very well be life-changing. Will he take the challenge to be his own person? Live his own life? Make his own decisions? Live his own adventures? Or will he fall victim to the fears he and others see within himself?
Author's Location: Custer Park, Illinois
More Poems: Angelwick has posted 11 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Angelwick - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2017 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren’s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches’ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.