#117 of 365 – “watered”

“watered”

 

I sold a piece of art today

and stepped onto hallowed ground

 

where the luxury of purpose

and gratitude abound

 

I was pulled from bone dry shadows

to where the air is new

 

and watered by a rain

filled with contentment to imbue

 

I’ve lived so many days

deep in the swamplands of depression

 

that the gift of reaching another person

leaves me without adequate expression

 

 

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About Blackbird

Poet, sculptor, writer, spouse, parent, crazy person - not necessarily in that order.
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4 Responses to #117 of 365 – “watered”

  1. pi314chron says:

    CONGRATULATIONS, HON!! I’m reading this post on the reader @ 11:45 and it still hasn’t arrived by email. Who’s surprised?! Again, congratulations on the sale of a piece of art and on the cool poem announcing it!!

    ((hugs))

    Ron

  2. SassyD says:

    Alleluia! Hang in there long enough, and keep on truckin’ . Miracles happen.

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