Sarah HudsonPierce

Rookie (February 22,1948 / Sulphur Springs, Arkansas)

Openness - Poem by Sarah HudsonPierce

We start on our Journey
Of openness-
One day at a time-
Afraid to reach out-
To unveil the Secret chambers
Of our hearts.
Tiny steps We inch along-
Removing the shutters
That hide our fears-
Reaching out-
Until an impasse Is removed-
Running fast-
Arms outstretched-
Open wide—
The gates
In both our hearts-
The burdens we bear—
And hide within
Are there In full detail
In each other's Hearts!

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, May 29, 2004

Poem Edited: Saturday, May 29, 2004

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