Morning’s Delight

Central Ohio’s Walnut Woods Metro Park is located a short drive from my home.  I frequently walk the park, and a recent one inspires this poem.  Enjoy these photos taken back in April, 2019.

Sunrise greets another morning walk.

Alarm clock spurring

Nature park invites

Sweet song birds stirring

This morning’s delight

 

Sunrise opens sky

Clouds sliding away

Welcomes this Buckeye

Creation’s ballet

 

Quiet moments smile

Spirit walks each trail

Partner with each mile

Fresh air to inhale

 

Life’s cherished highlights

Blessed start to day

Nature’s revered sights

Moments filled with play

 

Joyful heart, rejoice

Walk comes to its end

Creation’s brisk voice

Morning’s steady friend

Tranquil spring morning along Walnut Creek.

18 thoughts on “Morning’s Delight

  1. Beautiful and artfully done, Big Sky Buckeye! The short lines seem to leave space for savoring, observing, and listening. I’m another Buckeye, though a transplant that started in Illinois, made stopovers in Indiana (3 1/2 years) and Kentucky (3 1/2 years), then spent 40 years in Florida.

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