117462  Poems Read Home Login

 Spirit Chimes

Traveler in the Unseen

Just a few petals
of sun have ignited
the pond
and already I am
sinking in light,
an unseen light,
which is everything,
only pretending to be broken,
to be form,
to be you and I
until the day we surge
back into shapeless,
unleashed joy that
for now is only a
legend on the edge
of awareness.

And here comes the wind
with its ghost body
splashing through
leaves and sky,
all tinsel and dizzy green.

Make room for me,
romping spirit,
rinse me
in the floating hope
that traveled all the way
from Heaven.

Tell me more about God . . .

See, the crane knows:
Without moving,
he stepped out of the
backdrop of his
shaggy world
and here he is unfolding
into a shock of
wings and power—
what a conspiracy of beauty
and wordless understanding
I can somehow unravel . . .

So here is truth:
We never left.
We never failed.
It was here all the time—
that thing we were screaming
for in the part of ourselves
we forget is real.

Wandering now . . .
beyond the silence,
a stranger in all this

In the Absolute we are
the Unseen. We return
to where we began:
in the complete
and unquestioning love
that always was.

Patricia Joan Jones

To read more of my work go to: My Poetry List

©2000 - 2022, Individual Authors of the Poetry. All rights reserved by authors.

Visit My Home Page | Start Your Own Poetry Site | PoetryPoem
[ Control Panel ]  [ Today's Poetry - ALL Poets ]   [ Search ]

dreamweaver POETRY BY KRIS ~ DREAMWEAVER - ~WELCOME TO DREAMLAND~ Read my Poems to Know me. I am in my poems.  
poet5170 Poetry by Elsie - *WELCOME TO MY WORLD* ~ Read my poems full of fact, fiction and fantasy.  
poeticjihadabulateefbabatundeamerikkkasmosthatedmuslimpoet Muslims Favorite Poet - Your New Favorite Site Feedback and critique requested  
author3578 Poetry by author3578 - Welcome to Janet's Planet critique requested.  
somanystylz Poetry by somanystylz - Feedback and critique requested.  
norrie5 Message in poetry - personalised poetry, red heartshaped bottle extra special gift for a loved one  
waterdragon Our Next Poet Laureate! YAYA! - Remarkable contemporary poetry by award-winning author of Out of Cullen Street (A House of Madness)  

poetry2071     dcdrifter      mariemeraude      poetic2984      poet5170  View All Poets
Newest Item: Today is 15 May 2022 . I Will Start Reading All Of
Today 15 May 2022. I Will Start Reading  ALL Of My POEMS ON YouTube CHAN ... More
Added: 2022-05-16  My Poetry List  PoetryPoem.com      Get a Free Site       Blogs     Stories     Premium Sites