Distance

The chill of winter holds tight

Accompanied by the savage wind.

The palled sun gives no warmth.

Does it light your way?

The distant hills bear

No sign of your trek.

My heart clutches thinking

Of the dangers you face.

Are you still there

My Beloved?

I scan the distance

As I always do.

Copyright © 2018 Penny Wilson

**This is in response to Sue Vincent’s #writephoto prompt – Distance.  Be sure to check out the fun on her blog HERE.

About Penny Wilson Writes

Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She's had a successful blog with a growing and loyal following for more than 5 years. Penny has written articles for Counseling Directory .org, Introvert Dear .com, and WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published on Ariel Chart, a monthly online Journal, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. She is currently working on her first novel. You can find more of her writings on her blog at: https://pennywilsonwrites.com/ and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.
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17 Responses to Distance

  1. Pingback: Photo prompt round up – Distant #writephoto | Sue Vincent's Daily Echo

  2. Sue Vincent says:

    Beautiful, Penny…and full of longing…

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  3. willowdot21 says:

    The watchers always have the hardest job.💜

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  4. I’m part of the chorus! Nice!

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  5. Pingback: Distance – Penny Wilson #writephoto | Sue Vincent's Daily Echo

  6. Michael says:

    Excellent response Penny, I liked the notion of an everlasting sense of hope.

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