Stephen Katona

Veteran Poet - 1,703 Points (26th November 1970 / Manchester, UK)

A Wholphin's Song Poem by Stephen Katona


This is my song,
TO THE SEA I BELONG:
I dream of the ocean,
And unlimited motion.
If only you knew,
I'm tired of my view.
I'd love to roam far and wide,
Oh, the joy to decide
Which rivers to navigate,
And choose my fate.

If I could catch my own dinner,
I'd feel like a winner.
How I'd dearly wish,
To chase sparkling fish.
To be able to explore,
What's on the sea floor,
See how far I can dive,
Feel truly alive.
To choose a date,
My own family create.

If I grew wings,
Perhaps I could have these things.
I would dare,
To soar through the air,
Land in the sea,
And cry, 'Yippee! '
Please set me free,
Listen to my plea.
Let your heart feel this song:
TO THE SEA I BELONG.

Submitted: Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Topic of this poem: animals


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  • Gold Star - 13,881 Points * Sunprincess * (6/17/2014 1:25:00 PM)

    .......wish they would set the wholphin free....so beautifully you penned wholphin's song a plea for freedom.. (Report) Reply

    Veteran Poet - 1,703 Points Stephen Katona (6/17/2014 1:56:00 PM)

    Thank you Sunprincess, until I put myself in her position for this poem, I hadn't realized how much I wanted her to be free.

  • Rookie - 37 Points Colleen Courtney (6/10/2014 2:42:00 PM)

    Love this whimsical fantasy poem! Though I was a little confused on what a Wholphin was until I went back and read A Wholphin's Tale. Such a wonderful imagination you possess! (Report) Reply

    Veteran Poet - 1,703 Points Stephen Katona (6/17/2014 1:55:00 PM)

    Thank you Colleen, I just tried to imagine what a wholphin might dream about.

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