Along the Way

By feet or wheels,

by metal wings cutting through air

or propeller and sail on water,

set sights for the horizon

and charge full speed ahead

with the zeal of a wanderer

and the heart

of an adventurer,

never stopping

until you catch the sun

along the way








Here’s a similar idea, except poorly imitating Whitman:

5 thoughts on “Along the Way

  1. I know both of these are supposed to be positive, encouraging pieces but I can’t help but feel like an airplane reading the first one 😀
    However, airplane’s quite a unique and fitting analogy for running ahead and seizing the day.

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