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a plea... somehow, to pray?
by Micha Julian

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written w/stomach in throat/not the best, but had to try/for Matthew & Tricia & many...
~~~~~~~

I may not know
just what I believe
as far as 'Who'
or 'What'
I perceive
as ...
'God'

I do know that I'm
'praying' now-- for *Matthew, you
in that first-line-out of tanks,
and your birthday,
strangely, yes, today
--
for you, indeed,
I
pray


And for all who "serve",
and all who live as
"Innocents"
within this land--
for you
whom Matthew
takes his stand
I feel this need
to plant a seed
of some
kind of a
pleading
"prayer"?

in my own way,
yes, I must
pray...


And, please--
whatever you,
my friends,
may think/believe,
Dove/Hawk,
each
and
all of you...
I ask
I ask if you
might
'pray'
in your way
too...?

this strange
and
more than
painful time
for all, and
most I do not know...
but...
for the Innocent,
please see? --
that this, no
no matter what we
think/believe
or feel/want
desperately
now
now
in these times so RAW!

no one I know
likes a WAR

but
for the
Innocent, this
plea?


each and every
family--
Yours
Ours
Iraqi
all
the
Innocent-- all
all
all!

as all
Go through
this
this
hell!

I ask, again
if we can we find
our way,
however we know
how to
Pray?

Myself, well, I write
notes
and talk and
hope
and need to
believe
that
someone, something
somewhere, somehow?!

somehow
listens
and
is
listening
now!

somehow,
a 'God'!

and that this
'God'
comes through
to drive
a way to
hope
and
more!

to hope and more
to them, for them--
that they
come home
alive!
that Innocents
survive!


and whatever, however
we can conceive
to
believe
I ask you Please?
let
us try?

let
us
try...


~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


*Matthew is Patricia Boudreau's nephew...she is currently having computer problems, but, she is a wonderful friend/poet/writer, here at the Den (see link below)... and I wrote this the day the war began, after speaking with her. It was, coincidentally Matthew's 22nd birthday, makes one stop and think, a bit, you know? Thanks to all of you...
M.



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Reviewed by Eroica Mendoza
insightful... thought provoking too.... thanks for writing this... :)
Reviewed by Rodney Bohen

Micha,
Well done, well penned, and well spoken, I applaud your heart so caring and insightful indeed, and yes, all whispered prayers of the heart find their intended mark,for it is this one thing, I am assured of this day as fact.
peace,
Rodney Evan Bohen
Reviewed by richard poor
very well put...!!! my prayers are with them all...as even their prayers of freedom are being answered now.
Reviewed by Floria Kelderhouse (Reader)
Yes ALL my prayers...he will be named...matthew...every minute of every day I silently pray....short words..silent...whispers to God..please...help us all...Patricia and her family also....always will be remembered in prayer till they all come home...thanks for this..Floria
Reviewed by Erica Ivory
Michelle,
We are at a time of confusion.. You put this down .. made me feel.. I am speechless..
Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader)
Only a fool would not pray at such a time as this. Wonderful, heartfelt, thank you for this Micah.
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader)
Micha}}}}}}}}}
Yes a plea for prayer and peace}}}}}}}}}
Excellent and thankyou tender heart}}}}}}
Love you Soul sis!!!!!!!!!
Peg
Reviewed by jude forese
authentic appeal for peace...
Reviewed by Bobbi Duffy
matthew will be in my thoughts and prayers, as will all the other matthews wearing uniforms until the day I die.
Reviewed by Elizabeth Taylor (Reader)
Well done.
~E

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