Joshua C. Whiting


Here and Now - Deifying the Presence


Priceless moments daily life allows
Enraptured with the here and now
Sun, clouds, wind against my brow

Aromatic fragrances of herbs and flowers
Sparkling life from drops of showers

Take nothing for granted as you age
Maintain equilibrium, avoid negative rage

Deifying the present with hope and praise
Continuance of life in every phase

Birds that fly
Against background of sky
Will forever mystify
And evoke a yearning sigh

The yin and yang of everything outstanding
Grant insight, clarity, and understanding

Submitted: Saturday, December 05, 2009

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