The Eclectic Pen - Inviting the truth to stay

By: Joyce M. (j3m)   + 16 more  
Date Submitted: 7/19/2008
Genre: Literature & Fiction » Poetry
Words: 66

  I woke up today late
Missed an important date

Feelings of abandonment and rage
Why weren't you there for me my Sage

Baby feelings of loss
Emotions tender tossed

There's a channel into my soul
pumping from my pysche's bowl

Reverse the tide; reverse the flow
The truth back down the chute must go

Not abandoned, but loved so tender
Calm, my spirit rests on a string so slender

Going down to sleep today
Inviting the truth to stay

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Eva L. (wearetrees) - 7/21/2008 7:29 PM ET
that is truly a lovely and poignant idea: that we must invite the truth to stay, give it nourishment, carve a space for it in our lives, deepen its practice.
Lena S. (SquirrelNutkin) - 7/31/2008 2:39 AM ET
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