Kurt(Sam) Hearth

One Candle - Poem by Kurt(Sam) Hearth

A spark flickers
a bright flame glows.
Pushing shadows back
one candle burns.

Within its heart
such strength is born.
Brings the will to persevere
in the darkest hours.

From one burning candle
no matter near or far.
Like a living soul
warm energy flows.

To one who is lost
this tiny radiance
lights a dark path.
It shows the way.

Think of the good
could be done.
Had one the power
of a single burning candle.

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Poem Submitted: Sunday, October 26, 2003

Poem Edited: Thursday, March 11, 2010

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