Have Faith

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In the creek
that will overflow
banks of fear
to flood our meadows
flush with verdant glory.

In frosts and
icy indifference
which withers blooms
and lightens the load
of a fruitful tree.

In searing pain
that outruns the
inertia of despair and
spurs our leap
to higher ground.

In greeting sadness
that throws a door
open to the company
of love along
our journey home.

NaPoWriMo #16

I’m writing a poem every day in April as part of NaPoWriMo’s celebration of National Poetry Month. We may be able to live without poetry, but who would want to?

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4 thoughts on “Have Faith

  1. t h i n g s + f l e s h

    i like the clear lines and mysterious imagery of this poem. thank you for sharing it with me today. tony

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