I took a couple of days off from the challenge because nothing was flowing. I didn’t want to force anything if I weren’t truly invested in it. That said, I am back. This piece just flowed out.
Speaking of Brokenness
To be human is to be broken
And break we must
Before we witness our true nature
Divine beings in diverse Earth suits
It is our duty to seek the others
Who think they are broken
And sit with them
To draw out the Truth
In our brokenness
We are one step closer
In our wholeness,
Who we really are
There is no single atom
Which is not truly Divine.
The past nine years have been a journey of epic proportions, as they say. Fortunately, I can now glimpse the light at the end of the tunnel. This is my fourth Poem-A-Day for April, and my favourite so far. Continue reading →
Although I am loath to discuss spirituality extensively here, I am finding that the poems which I am writing have a particular bent at the moment. My second April poem-a-day follows.
I surrender to this becoming
All that I was, I still shall be
This, and much more.
Growth, a shedding of old identities
The person I used to be, the stories that were currency
I hold them close, but they chain me no longer.
Just as much as we are created beings
We create ourselves anew
With every moment, with every choice
Every time we say ‘I won’t let this define me.’
So it is – pain will not be who I am
I bow to its important work
Yet resist allowing it to claim me
For once, I am certain
I will be more.