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Life's Trace

written by: Ken Allan Dronsfield

@KenKadfield

 

Someone whispered my name!

The tone a low, but gentle voice.

It said, "search out your path,

your course, your destination and

seek a walkway to your dreams."

We learn during our lives that the

important thing is not the arrival

at your destination, but it's to

enjoy the experience of travel on long

and winding roads from here to there.

The nights and days, winds and tropical

bays; lush green valleys and the snow

covered peaks of the tall mountain tops.

Paths you todden or where sails or wings

have taken you. Whether your course be

green, blue or white, it's a path that

connects our entire planet Earth. Your

trails are made of freedoms won and lost,

of nature exploring and so ever changing

the bonds friendships come and gone

and the idyllic binding of hearts afire.

Our pathway followed upon life's trace.

Ken Allan Dronsfield

Ken Allan Dronsfield

AUGUST 2019 AUTHOR OF THE MONTH at Spillwords.com
Ken Allan Dronsfield is a disabled veteran, prize winning poet and fabulist from New Hampshire, now residing on the plains of Oklahoma. He is widely published in magazines, journals, reviews and anthologies throughout the US and abroad. He has three poetry collections, "The Cellaring", 80 poems of light horror, paranormal, weird and wonderful work. His second book, "A Taint of Pity", contains 52 Life Poems Written with a Cracked Inflection. Ken's third poetry collection, "Zephyr's Whisper", 64 Poems and Parables of a Seasonal Pretense, and includes his poem, "With Charcoal Black, Version III", selected as the First Prize Winner in Realistic Poetry International's recent Nature Poem Contest. Ken won First Prize for his Haiku on Southern Collective Experience. He's been nominated three times for both the Pushcart Prize and Best of the Net for 2016-2018. Ken loves writing, hiking, thunderstorms, and spending time with his cats Willa and Yumpy.
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