FINDING LOVE … 111009

Once more I find the garden, secret,
That only meditation brings.
I smell familiar scents of my garden,
I feel and sense the closeness of my friends.
They bring me comfort, yes, and strength,
The will to go forward, the will to succeed,
But with the peaceful, patient willingness
Without the wilfulness,
Without the ego centred stress of carnal things.
Where batteries are recharged,
Where friendships forged with other worldly friends.
Not friendless any more but friendly, unconditionally.
Having felt loveless and unloved,
Still loving – finding loveliness,
Feeling being loved again, feeling love, being love.
Finding love within.
That peace which only God can give
Is there within for all to find.
The temple tended well, the lamp is lit,
Th’ eternal flame burns on the altar of self sacrifice.
(The temple cast down and rebuilt in three days
Was himself. He spoke of the ‘inner temple’
Being resurrected on the third day.)
Prepare well, then, the temple of the Lord.
Allow the eternal flame to grow and shine forth,
For all to see.
Be at peace with me, be at peace with you
Love me, love you.

Advertisements

About David

Devonian writer
This entry was posted in POEMS and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

I value your comments, please tell me what you believe

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s