The Rescue (and a Reminder)

I have been interested in poetry for a long time. When I was a teenager, it was mostly about boys, friends, feeling lonely, or angst…you know. The typical stuff.

Over time, I feel like it has progressed…So…here’s a poem I wrote that I feel fits here on the blog a little bit.

The Rescue
Closer, closer, my heart searches, it pleads
The quake of trees in wind; spider’s web glistens;
Vast night sky; stars twinkle: they feed

This realization. I try to listen
But the closer I get, the further you
Are. I see my weakness and it lengthens

The gap. Night envelops me, the dark blue
sky turns violet, then black. My hope needs
Bright comfort of sun, knowledge: rescue.


Also – a little reminder – tomorrow I will begin the Joy and Thanksgiving Study Series. If you want me to email you the scripture reading in advance, let me know at chococatania[at]gmail[dot]com. I will post the assignment (and a few of my own thoughts) here each day. I’m hoping that we can get a little bit of a discussion going!

Leave a comment

1 Comment

  1. Ooh, I’d like to join in!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

  • "But one thing is needful: and Mary hath chosen that good part, which shall not be taken away from her." - Luke 10:42.
  • Mo

    I'm a Mormon.
  • Find Out More

  • New Testament Study Companion – Free eBooks

  • Check out my Free Scripture Study Book

  • That Good Part on Facebook

  • Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 264 other followers

  • Follow on Bloglovin
  • Subscribe

  • Study the Atonement

  • Homey and Me (HaM) – A Love Story

  • Favorites

  • Top Posts

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Photobucket blogosphere logo MMB
  • Listen to Mormon Radio

    mormon-channel-sash-icon for mormon channel
%d bloggers like this: