A Prayer For Reflection

No ripple disturbs

the pond’s clear surface as day

begins. Trees stand tall

and motionless. The sky is

empty of calling

birds or shape-shifting clouds. May

the winds within grow

as silent as the winds without.

May my heart be as open

as the cloudless sky above.


2 comments on “A Prayer For Reflection

  1. Mr. Mel says:

    Beautifully written, few words saying so much. Truly you have an open heart.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Joan, this is absolutely lovely.

    Liked by 1 person

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