Pagosa Springs Artists

A Place I Go

There is a place I go
When I seek serenity;
It's deep inside...
Known only to me.

I feel the sad things,
And shed a tear;
Or ponder the glad,
And bask awhile there.

It was in that place
I learned to pray;
Learned to be quiet,
Learned to wait.

I now try to seek
Not for my own needs;
But only to give away
Peace and empathy.



first published in Poetry of the Spirit Anthology

also published in PICTURE HEALING Chapbook

©1997 Bonnie Manion


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