In This House Of Glass

 

IN THIS HOUSE OF GLASS

Reflecting
on living this life,
my prayer
is that I’ll
be quick to love and forgive;
slow in casting stones.

2013-08-13
P. Wanken

 

Written for Poetic Bloomings #115: “In This House…”

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10 comments

  1. I would like the same,
    the way I am is lame.
    I don’t forget so easy,
    I guess I am like an elephant,
    because I hardly ever forget.
    Especially the bad.
    Maybe because it mad me so damn mad.
    HUGS.; )

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  2. Hey, Paula. I love this poem and agree with its sentiments wholeheartedly. And yet how hard it is to love sometimes and how easy to judge. I guess that is our challenge as Christians and even as part of God’s creation. Thanks for the inspiration!

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    1. Gordon! Long time, no see. Hope you’ve been well. Thank you for dropping by and for your feedback on this poem. I was challenged by God in this area recently and have learned that there’s so much more peace in the grace of forgiveness than in world-shattering stone-throwing responses. So happy to have my words inspire. Again…thanks for stopping by!! 🙂

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