Category Archives: Prayer

I WISH I MAY, I WISH I MIGHT

A star +++++ I wish upon, although +++++ it’s very far. . . Who knows if it even ever listens +++++ or if it’s deaf, as its point light amid the whirling night sky glistens? Nonetheless, upon this distant star, … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Prayer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

HANDS TOGETHER SATURDAY

Hands together Saturday. . . a wish, a plea to find a way to do much more than just take air. Here’s me. . . Here are some chores– +++++here are some dreams ++++++++++to do, to seek, to find, to … Continue reading

Posted in Days of the Week, Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Prayer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GRAY SATURDAY GREETING

Happy Saturday! Here now gray. AND hoping, wishing plenty sun upon me, and you, and EVERYONE!

Posted in Days of the Week, Love, hope and charity, Poetry, Prayer, Quick reads, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GOD, PEACE!

God, peace!. . . Please, give me peace! The voices, the choices, the one who belittles, the Benzes, pliés, Rolls Royces. . . The people, the cries, and the chimes from the steeple, blown away the wrong way in the … Continue reading

Posted in Poetic Musing (Longer Poems), Poetry, Prayer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

IN WANING LIGHT, A LITTLE PRAYER

The waning light. In my fright, a little prayer. . . A little blip in field of sight. . . There is benevolence out there. . . And there are allies, and good friends. . . And there are means … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Prayer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

MIND, BODY, SPIRIT– STRONG AND WEAK

The flesh is weak the flesh is strong many pleasures does it seek which wear it down and build it up, the wish of meek may add to others till the list is very long. . . The mind is … Continue reading

Posted in Poetic Musing (Longer Poems), Poetry, Prayer | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ALL HANDS TOGETHER

Hands together. . . Yours to mine, Mine to mine, Yours to yours. . . We touch our hands in twos, in threes, in little groups, in crowds, in scores. . . we breathe we drink the water accept caress … Continue reading

Posted in Poetic Musing (Longer Poems), Poetry, Prayer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A PRAYER FOR THE KISS OF LOVE

Hey, you! (Me!) Please send me a kiss to every last cell of this, my one body. Free unshackle these ankles, these wrists, from the stall of the structure and spirit that, it seems, have gone limp and flat with … Continue reading

Posted in Poetic Musing (Longer Poems), Poetry, Prayer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

MISERICORDIA

MISERICORDIA Posted on May 19, 2017 by elainedanforth Misericordia– Sun shines now here in this lovely spot in California. Much of warm light it seems I see– perhaps a sign I’ve taken few steps to malign the precious layer each … Continue reading

Posted in Poetic Musing (Longer Poems), Poetry, Prayer, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NOW I BREATHE ME DOWN TO SLEEP

Now I breathe me down to sleep. . . the winter’s turned. . . I still have breath and a trusty, good heartbeat, which, on this earth, now still plod on though, in my haste, I’ve plum forgot to shed … Continue reading

Posted in Medium Length Poems, Poetry, Prayer, Seasons, Winter | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment