Poetry By John CannonInfusion
Poetry By John Cannon From All-Creatures Animal Rights and Inspirational Poetry Archive

Animal Rights, Spiritual and Inspirational poetry that touch the heart and soul, and provoke the mind.

Infusion
By John Cannon

As I step
 
into the woods
 
itís like giving water
to a thirsty plant.
 
Thereís an immediate
intake of nourishment.
 
The sky, the sights, the sounds
soak into all my pores
 
filling all my cells
with a tonic of rejuvenation
 
that goes beyond refreshment
or sustenance of my body.
 
It is mother natureís
magic elixir,
 
brewed fresh
in every moment
 
so that even a small taste
 
gladdens my heart
 
and feeds my soul.

John Cannon poetry hummingbird
Recently-fledged male Ruby-throated Hummingbird.
Photo by Sharon Fisher


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