Just write the words
let them fall like soft snow
to cover leaf and soil
silently-no one watching.

Meaning will come creeping
language lighting the way
to reveal you to yourself
gently-a soft leading.

In time-slow time-you will return
to what you knew-becoming-
to shape fresh knowing
softly-vision slowly clearing.


About janemwoodman

Singer, writer, restaurant reviewer, urban farmer, devoted lover of my husband....old and getting happier all the time.
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3 Responses to Returning

  1. rita kowats says:

    I love this, Jane. Such a perfect image for our process.

  2. OwnShadow says:

    I love and recognize the truth of these lines.

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