Being alive, Poetry, Spirit & Soul

A homecoming

One faith is bondage. Two
are free. In the trust
of old love, cultivation shows
a dark graceful wilderness
at its heart. Wild
in that wilderness, we roam
the distances of our faith,
safe beyond the bounds
of what we know. O love,
open. Show me
my country. Take me home.

~ Wendell Berry, “A Homecoming”

~ FlorenceT

 

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