Benediction

I recently came across this poem/benediction by David Miley, another UU Druid blogger; I am reposting it here with permission (thanks, David!). May it move you as much as it has moved me.

There is a Sound

There is a Sound,
That supports the World.

It is tree dance
And brook babbling.
It is summer storm and volcano.
It is in us and apart.
As loud as sleigh bells –
Still, you may not hear it.

Touch tree.
Face fear.
Light fire.
Dance in moonlight.
Make love.
Sing.

The Sound is silent
Until you sing it.

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One thought on “Benediction

  1. Feral Boy

    We are the change we bring to the world.

    The Company Who Shall Remain Nameless had it right —
    “Just Do It”. Marketing tool and good advice.

    “For all sad words of tongue and pen,
    The saddest are these, ‘It might have been’.”

    — John Greenleaf Whittier

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