Do You Need a Lift?

Hi, everyone! Hope your day is going well. I have a previously unpublished poem for you today:

To be alive–
that is the joy

To be aware–
that is the hope

To find the inner core of strength–
that is the blessing

To look at Death and have no fear–
that is the freedom

To search
the Darkness to find Light–
that is the journey

To know
that Light cannot be extinguished–
that, my friends, that is the gift

(c) 2012 Lois Tschetter Hjelmstad – All rights reserved.

 Can you help me with a title, please?

 

 

 

 

 

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Jan Baird Hasak 19-08-2012, 14:52

Lois, I love the choice of words you used. Suggested title: “The Gift”. Thanks for sharing this unpublished gem with your readers. xx

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Lois Hjelmstad 21-08-2012, 11:24

Thanks, Jan. Several others suggested “The Gift” also. Sounds like a winner.

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Taylor J. Berry 19-08-2012, 20:50

“This little light of mine/I’m going to let it shine.” I loved the poem.

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Lois Hjelmstad 21-08-2012, 11:25

Thank you, Taylor. Hope your week is going well.

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yvonne 20-08-2012, 19:54

. When I finished reading this poem, Lois, I just thought of “clarity.”

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Lois Hjelmstad 21-08-2012, 11:25

What a nice compliment! Thanks, Yvonne.

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