may there be a listening
rather than a making
curiosity over expectation,
lightness and ease,
toward some glut of air.
May you step aside
like a watcher at the meadow’s edge
as the doe
finds her way to the center.
From Marrow of Summer (Kelsay Books, 2021). Posted by kind permission of the poet.
Photo by Tara Evans/Unsplash.
I sent him from home hardly more than a child. Years later, he came back…
So many colors abandon the earth, and go skyward to the trees like origami birds,…
Over the hills in the north, the lake comes into view—azure blue water. At first…
This site is brought to you by A Network for Grateful Living, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. All donations are fully tax deductible in the U.S.A.
© 2000 - 2021, A Network for Grateful Living
Website by Briteweb
We are delighted to announce the release of Kristi Nelson’s book Wake Up Grateful