Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Hopes Deferred (a Prayer)



God of the summer rain,
send us each
a moment
of shaking laughter or tears
to crack open
the dry, barren land
of our hopes deferred.
 
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5 comments:

  1. zing. power verse...yes it is what it often takes
    to shake us out of it and get on with it.

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  2. Yes we do need those moments of laughter in our lives, don't we?? Nicely expressed.

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  3. cracking open the dry barren land...yes...we def. need that kind of rain every once and a while..smoothen what has hardened..

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  4. a beautiful blessing.... may it be so!

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