collection of poems
in heartfelt delivery
friends from near and far
hear labor of love in words
I wrote a gogyohka this morning, then realized
I could use the same theme to write a sijo to respond to
Ronovan Writes Sijo Wednesday Challenge #44: Overcome.
Words of Healing
Searching both heart and soul,
a poet finds words of healing.
Held close at first, they come alive
when read to a circle of friends.
Recovery follows loss,
as a gentle rain quenches a drought.