'Praying' by Mary Oliver

posted 24 Jun 2013, 03:32 by Ben@theorderoftheblacksheep.com

It doesn't have to be
the blue iris, it could be
weeds in a vacant lot, or a few
small stones; just
pay attention, then patch. . .

a few words together and don't try
to make them elaborate, this isn't
a contest but the doorway. . .

into thanks, and a silence in which
another voice may speak