Sunday, February 3, 2013

I want to explain how it feels . . . (this thread, these crumbs)

(this picture was found here.)

This Thread, These Crumbs

I want to explain
how it feels -
it seems to me
that my life is held
together
by an unseen thread,
a shimmering strand
of gossamer, perhaps.

And as I pass through each
moment in time and space
I am forever looking for signs
of its Presence.

Like Hansel and Gretel
I walk hunched over,
peering through each day,
seeking, searching
for those elusive crumbs
that lead through
these dark woods
toward Home.

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    1. Thanks, Laura, for stopping by, and thanks for the tweet!

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  2. Beautiful, Kelly. Love this. Thank you for linking up!

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  3. So delicately, beautifully written and your words resonate so strongly. Thank you

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  4. A gorgeous poem rich with meaning. We can all relate to "searching for those elusive crumbs" on our journey through life. Simply lovely! Blessings :)

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