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A tree

A tree

A tree full of acorns that once were trees 
One drops to the ground where it germinates and seeds 

A year maybe goes by and a sapling you'll see
The weather will surround it with everything it needs and sunshine for photosynthesis 

As I contemplate the tree I see that humans are just acorns or trees 
All at different stages of an ever evolving scheme, never dying or living just wanting to be 

So when you see a tree or an acorn remember my poem because the tree becomes the acorn becomes the tree

Copyright © Peter Kiggin

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  1. Date: 7/13/2013 1:54:00 AM
    Peter, this is very well done... I can understand your pleasure in writing it.. Jake

  1. Date: 7/12/2013 1:00:00 AM
    I enjoyed the write almost more than anything I have ever written about because life is fleeting but we must all stop and look around once in a while.

  1. Date: 7/11/2013 10:55:00 PM
    congrats on your awesome win............. SKAT

  1. Date: 7/11/2013 10:12:00 PM
    Peter.. Congratulations, thank you ever so much... I was very happy with all the poems entered in my TREE contest :-). Please enjoy my blog, I sure did... LOL--- always~ Linda