• Travel

    Far-Sickness

        Far-Sickness By Jesi Scott   She posts her pictures online for all to see Her adventures in a foreign land; Pictures of buildings and rocks and statues And flowers and trees, Places and things I’ve never seen But ache for as if exiled from home, My desolate soul heartsick for a place I know in my bones I belong to As surely as I know every curve and edge Of my own face in the mirror, Though I’ve never once stepped foot Upon its shores.     **Photo courtesy of Beth Teliho and poem inspired by her trip to England and a different photo that didn’t work out…