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In the Fullness of the Light
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...because I remember and because it is where I want to be. D.


 


How radiant shines
that light whose streams burst
the dam of despair and flood
the familiar room full with
love’s rising hope.

See how it gathers –
flowing in from roads
long since traveled, pushing through
the pinhole crack of soul
where all the faith

That’s left is enough,
inexplicably,
to fill the basket of days
and light twelve candles for
those yet on their way.

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Reviewed by Dale Clark
Your light enliminates loves hope.
Beautiful verse!
Reviewed by Joseph* OneLight*®
Absolutely inspirational!

Love & Light,
Joseph
Reviewed by jude forese
you voice lights the way to enlightened realms ...
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
Great write!
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader)
Was just saying the same as kaye about the loaves n fish.
Love the candle allegory too....
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Hope shines in your words, Dawn; beautiful, inspiring imagery. I've missed you...hope all is well.

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Kate Burnside
Reminds me of the parable of the loaves and five fish, Dawn... just ADORE your image of "the basket of days"... have made a mental note that you have spoken of such somewhere before, haven't you... and I loved it then, too! :)) Fantastic image of love's rising hope gathering and flowing in from roads long since travelled, too... I can really SEE that! Reminds me of the Isaiah scripture which says "How lovely on the mountains are the feet of him who brings Good News!" Thank you for this trumpet blast of feel-good this evening! LOL Kate xx You have indeed been missed. The sun is returning, even here in England methinks!! :))
Reviewed by E T Waldron
I agree with Janet! Fantastic poem! Good to see you back!

Eileen
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
The power of Light!!

Excellent Dawn!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Peter Paton
We must always keep the Candle of Life burning brightly in us Dawn !
That is of vital importance in bolstering our confidence and self belief, especially in times of crisis !
Peter
Reviewed by Janet Parker
Your gift of verbalizing imagery is amazing. The words and phrases you use are eloquent and thought provoking. This is a beautiful piece, Dawn.
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
pushing through
the pinhole crack of soul

Light is truly a powerful thing, as is this poem, Dawn.
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