Now

Fresh
To move
Cleanly.
Needing to be
Nowhere else.
Wanting nothing
From any store.
To lift something
You already had
And set it down in
A new place.
Awakened eye
Seeing freshly.
What does that do to
The old blood moving through
Its channels?
~ Naomi Shihab Nye ~
(You & Yours)

2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Deborah Barlow
    Oct 03, 2012 @ 15:31:56

    What and great Nye poem. Thank you for posting this. Perfect for this day.

    Reply

  2. Mona Gustafson Affinito
    Oct 04, 2012 @ 22:53:45

    Moving and lovely! Thanks.

    Reply

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