A Meditation on Nature
Take a deep breath
Forget your anxieties
Lie still and hear the silence
Listen to the rhythm of the birds
Make up songs to sing with them
Look at the clouds
Make up images from their shapes
Look at each blade of grass
Imagine being smaller than it is
Feel how nature breathes with the sun
Let her prove to you that
The torrent of life needs its stillness
For you to marvel at the way it functions

The winner of the Faith & Hope Award, issued 6/11/12, by The Society of American Poets

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Robert L. Martin
11 months

So good for the spirit

Sim Evora
11 months

It's refreshing to "lie still and hear the silence " and hear God's voice speak to us.

Robert L. Martin
over 4 years

Thank you so much Jenifer. I'm so glad to hear from you. I'm glad you liked it.

J Ann Crowder
over 4 years

I love the simplicity. That line of how the world needs to stand still for the river is beautiful. Nicely done!

Robert L. Martin
over 5 years

Thank you, Charlotte

Charlotte B. Williams
over 5 years

Beautiful, and deserving of it's award. clap clap Robert I applaude you again for your work.

almost 8 years


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