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  On Top Of The World
by andrea coltman
Thursday, June 02, 2005
Rated "G" by the Author.

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On Top Of The World

 

And I recall that look upon his face

Filled with awe, excitement, wonderment and pace

As my heart quickened and began to race

He’d take me to other worlds, into outer space

 

The stories he told me

As I sat upon his knee

How a tiny acorn grew up to be

A mighty, majestic oak tree

 

From wicked witches to princess’s

Wilderness turning to paradises

Oblivion to welcome oasis

Smiles on children’s’ faces

 

Parched and hungry for more

Lapped up stories by the score

Famished, starving to explore

Wanting to be filled to the core

 

Pushed through time and space

Holding on with due grace

Waiting to emplace

Yearning to embrace

 

My past is my present

My present will be past

My future will be history

I give this to you, my legacy

 

I feel on top of the world

Into the realms of space I’m hurled

Blown by a fantasy of tales

Come, follow me along my trails

 

© Andrea Coltman

 

 

 




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Reviewed by jude forese 6/7/2005
most enchanting poem!
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 6/4/2005
This is so captivating, Andrea. Thank you for lifting my spirits. Love and peace to you. Regis
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 6/3/2005
Uplifting write, Andrea, hope you're a lot better kiddo..
Reviewed by Kate Clifford 6/2/2005
Such a joyful write! Loved it.
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 6/2/2005
Fine poetry Andrea!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Handsum Hart 6/2/2005
A mighty fine poetic piece.

Joy and starlight
HH
Reviewed by E T Waldron 6/2/2005
This is a wondrous enchanting poem Andrea!


Love,
Eileen
Reviewed by Edward Lupinacci 6/2/2005
sometimes it is the small things at the time that effect us on a grand scale later on
heres hoping you have a smooth journey
Reviewed by Felix Perry 6/2/2005
Isn't life a truly magical tour of time. Wonderful write Andrea.

Felix
Reviewed by Mr. Ed 6/2/2005
Quite an exhilirating poetic ride, Andrea - childhood tales truly were marvelous, and it would be quite nice if we could somehow relive that excitement as adults.

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