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A Spiritual Banquet
by Richard L. Provencher

Friday, April 10, 2009
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Life is more than money, position and power. It is respite in the great outdoors, thanking God for His Blessings and sharing what you have with others.

A Spiritual Banquet

Our canoe allows a feast of pleasure
its sleek hull an arrow
piercing the stillness of a greater plan
as reflections shunted
from stately trees where cozy cottages
are a ring of jewels

this lake created from cups of freshwater
a sanctuary from grasping
life, woes and errs of human contact
left behind. We step up to Nature's
table and absorb these vegetables
tempting us

birth of a baby-blue sky,
shush of quiet ripples against
our fiber glass prow, the thrill of a
loon's lament. We hold firmly
to these moments-

dip of cherry wood paddle, our
J-strokes moving us forward
to future feasts.

© Richard L. Provencher 1996

first Published in The Officers’ Quarterly
(York-Sunbury Historical Society)
Fredericton, New Brunswick

A Spiritual Banquet
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Reviewed by Cynthia Buhain-Baello 4/10/2009
Beautiful and pure worship in these verses. His creation sings in your lines, any reader feels blessed after reading it. Thank you Richard.

Cynthia



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