Darkness weighs upon my soul.

Too heavy for me to discard,

I ponder . . .

Is that light I see

Or just an illusion?

Walking slowly toward the Light,

I am brushed by gentle wings of love.

My burden seems to have been lifted from me

By unseen hands.

Unseen, but not unknown . . .

By Martha L Shaw © 2017

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4 Responses to FLICKERING HOPE

  1. Light Ministry Blog says:

    Very nice. One day, I’ll have to re-post one of your poems with your permission, Martha! I see the copyright emblem on your work…


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