Phil Perkins Photography

Poem of Trees

With a love of hiking & the great outdoors, I was inspired by the beautiful words of a friend’s writing, “Trees Are The Poem The Earth Wrote To Heaven“, to create this poem:

Of roots and trunks and branches, too
And don’t forget each leaf
With bark that’s better than a bite
More sun is warm relief

Let’s not discount the rain
It’s most important, too
Each season brings real change
In sum, that’s how I grew

The sky above has quite a view
With colors close to ground
Each forest has so many trees
Go hike, and look around

© 2021 Phil Perkins


Photo: I took this photograph last autumn at the Fall Creek Falls State Park.

Comments

7 responses to “Poem of Trees”

    1. Phil Avatar

      Thanks – glad you like it 👍

  1. DiosRaw Avatar
    DiosRaw

    Beautiful 🖤

    1. Phil Avatar

      Thanks very much, Amber ~ I was inspired by Carla’s writing 🙂

      1. DiosRaw Avatar
        DiosRaw

        Awesome Phil.

    1. Phil Avatar

      Thank you my friend, Tiffany ~ glad you like it 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: