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Light
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By Dale Jordan Heath
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Light

 

 

Dark world,

Sightless,

Your arms outstretched

To get but never give.

Heartless and wanton,

woes begin at first breath,

Death is one cry away.

 

Illumined One,

There is none brighter,

You give with blood to all.

Loving heart,

Woes begin at first breath

Yet death dies

From Your eternal glow.

 

And we who receive

the Light, know

We are more

Than conquerors

In this journey

Through a dark

And dying world.

 

 


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Submitted: Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2008

About the Poet
I am a Christan mother, grandmother, wife, aspiring poet, and owner of a bed and breakfast with my husband of 37 years. I love to create an ambience of serenity in my home. I love soft music, the sounds of the birds in my yard, the whir of the ceiling fans,... Time has passed since the first time I wrote my Poet Bio...it has been three years now....in that time my life has changed drastically. We lost our beloved youngest child, our only son, to suicide. It has been devastating...shaking my faith to its core but not destroying it. I have not been inspired to write for quite some time now. I pray that I will be able to emerge from this pain and write with a new passion about my journey. Until that time I ask for prayers and that God will continue to speak to me and give me the peace that passes all understanding.


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