Journey The Society September 20, 2012 Poetry 1 Comment By Dan Skorbach If I could talk to trees and meet with mighty lions, If I could ride the winds and gain the moon’s advice, I’d ask how they command the forces of the wild, And how they see the earthly beings through their eyes. If I could climb a thousand crowns of Himalayas, If I could swim the seven seas a distance far, I’d ask whoever lives in the mysterious layers, If I could see the magic dust of a shooting star. But when the trip is over and desires settled, I’ll leave the worn out boots of travel on their own, Steeping an Eastern mountain tea in iron kettle, I’ll contemplate the universe’s myths. Alone. Dan Skorbach is businessman and poet living in Toronto, Canada. Click here for other poetry by Dan Skorbach Views expressed by individual poets and writers on this website and by commenters do not represent the views of the entire Society. The comments section on regular posts is meant to be a place for civil and fruitful discussion. Pseudonyms are discouraged. The individual poet or writer featured in a post has the ability to remove any or all comments by emailing submissions@ classicalpoets.org with the details and under the subject title “Remove Comment.” Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Related One Response Joshua November 18, 2013 This is a very beautiful poem. Thank you, Mr. Skorbach. Reply Joshua November 18, 2013 This is a very beautiful poem. Thank you, Mr. Skorbach. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.