Friday, April 22, 2011

Questioning on Good Friday

Light Against Church Wall

Asking Joseph of Arimathea

Who of us
has not gone
stone-blind, sealed
to the thought
of another day
where wounds
would be closed as tight
as this tomb,
who of us
has remembered
to wait...
to stay.

Thanks Gordon, for inspiring me to this poem.

Mary Asked Martha

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Anonymous Anonymous said...

Thank you for sharing this. :)

9:54 AM  
Blogger Maureen said...

This moves me deeply, Laura.

9:55 AM  
Blogger Real Live Preacher said...

VERY nice. I'll remember this tonight.

10:02 AM  
Blogger Linda said...

It is that waiting in the midst of suffering and loss that is so difficult.
Powerful L.L.

11:07 AM  
Blogger Karen Kyle Ericson said...

Beautiful. Thank you!

11:29 AM  
Blogger Laura said...

so touching...stone-blind. Yes, so I am.

11:43 AM  
Anonymous Simply Darlene said...

So much said in so few words.


1:10 PM  
Blogger Glynn said...

Gordon's meditation moved a lot of us. This is beautiful.

3:56 PM  
Blogger sojourner said...

me and thee and they

6:13 PM  
Blogger Lorrie said...

None, no not one.

Love this...

9:53 PM  
Blogger Hyde Park Poetry Palace said...

bless you.
stay blessed.

Happy Easter.

10:07 PM  

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