Get Your Premium Membership

World's Destiny

Poet's Notes
(Show)

Become a Premium Member and post notes and photos about your poem like Natasha L Scragg.


I was invited by Robert James Liguori to do a collaboration with him. We created half each. We hope you enjoy...
( A COLLABORATION BY ROBERT JAMES LIGUORI AND NATASHA L SCRAGG ) Seeking meaning, I went on an adventure, Deep in the forest looking for answers. Pine cones, butterflies and lots of twigs, Need I seek reasoning in all of this? After so long, I came upon a little bridge, That seemed to be in the middle of nowhere. But that didn't need my best guess, As there was a sign, " MIDDLE OF NOWHERE " Centered in the bridge was a black and white squirrel, With colours arranged like a Holstein cow. With all this craziness, encountering me, I needed my wisdom, I needed it now! So I asked this little squirrel, What is the worlds destiny? He faced himself squarely at me, He spoke responding happily... " Please, perch yourself on this Branch of my groovy tree. Don't get distracted. Listen carefully... Destiny is not a mere Turn of phrase. It's made up by all And how they choose to use their days. Destiny is tomorrow Determined by today. It's made up in practice Not by what people say. So. Observe the world around you. How do people act? The Worlds destiny is determined By the world - and that's a fact! "

Copyright © | Year Posted 2021




Post Comments

Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth so only provide specific positive comments that indicate what you appreciate about the poem.

Please Login to post a comment

Date: 9/20/2021 7:51:00 PM
Well written Natasha and James, you collaborate well together. Tom
Login to Reply
Scragg Avatar
Natasha L Scragg
Date: 9/21/2021 8:26:00 AM
Thanks Tom. It was a fun one to try. :-D