Knowing even the moon embraces change to shine in the daylight gives me hope as I imagine its strength to say goodbye to the night
Twisting and turning Together they drift Tossed on the wind The group does not split As a flock They’ll go where they’ll go But with just one flap Dissention does show There’s one who has chosen To separate On spread wings he’ll fly To claim his own fate
They say The devil’s in the details But I’d have to disagree I see Divinity in the details The kind that sets you free To see the world as more than Troubles that can’t be controlled Miracles do surround us They’re waiting to be seen and heard In an intricate design On each feather… Read More Details
Though you’ve risen To new heights Remember Where you’ve been Before you once again take flight
Covered by fallen leaves And orange pine needles Once green; Acorns on the ground Become lost treasures To be found; By squirrels Who prepare For autumn’s sundown; When a pointed finger Issues an icy demand, “Colors, fade. You must follow Winter’s plan.”
Gone as far As you can go On feet that carried you Steady and slow? You’ve reached the top Or so you thought Until you realized There’s much more you want. You’ve got wings to grow And places to go A whole world to see… One full of promise, and possibility.
A fallen fragment That once stood tall Appears broken, downtrodden Very nearly forgotten But from rings of strength Formed through tests and trials New purpose exists For what’s now tired …Splintered… Into a shelter Ready to share Storms it’s been through For out of its wounds Life is born anew