Natural Rhythm


When I listen to the earth ‘neath my feet
I hear the echo of an ancient time
Of lives before I came to write in rhyme
The call of nature’s spiritual beat
Upon the shore as the day and night meet
Amid the breaking of the salty waves
I feel it; the rhythm that my soul craves
The call of nature’s spiritual beat
At nightfall as the air cools in retreat
Again the ways of old begin anew
As fresh as any early morning dew
The call of nature’s spiritual beat
A Pagan born; in this I am complete
The call of nature’s spiritual beat

©JG Farmer 2016

Form: Echo Sonnet

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About Jez Farmer

I am a freelance writer and poet and started writing after raising my two boys as a way of discovering just who Jez is. That is still very much an on-going project but the journey so far has introduced me to many wonderful friends and fellow writers through an ever growing love of poetry.
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