Friday, October 24, 2014

Enough for All

I'm linking up with Jamie's PoetryPrompt again. We'd love to have you join with a poem of your own. Here is her prompt for this week:

"If you opened your hands to receive, what might the outcome be?  Believe in enough."

My fists are tightly closed
facing downwards
I open my hands
a symbol of letting go

Saying goodbye to things
that cause me stress
that want me to despair 
that show me I am broken

My fists are relaxed now
facing upwards
I open my hands
a symbol of receiving

All God has for me
Peace to flood my soul
Hope to end despair
Love to make me whole

My hands are now too small
I can hold no more
Filled to overflowing
Grace enough for all 

As usual, these poems are not meant to be edited too much or polished, they are like a first draft. You can find out more by visiting Jamie's place.

This is Day 23 of my 31 Days of Love, Faith and Creativity. You can find the rest HERE.

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