“Mary Oliver Reminds Me” Reblogged from Brenda Davis Harsham

I love this beautiful poem by Brenda and Mary Oliver’s words—such a wonderful homage to nature. Thank God for that place inside ourselves that is joyful, hopeful and strong.

It brings to mind one of my favourite Albert Camus quotes, “In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer. And that makes me happy. For it says that no matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there’s something stronger – something better, pushing right back.”

― Albert Camus

Friendly Fairy Tales

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Bound by the shared weight of winter,
the empty bird feeder and I
let down our neighbors, as our emptiness
lets in the cold, the sleet and the
wet indifference of early snowfall.
Where is our divinity, our seed,
our stored warmth and harvest?

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