Pagosa Springs Artists

Fields of Praise


Cornstalks praise You
standing tall, reaching taller,
bristling green, tassels waving,
each kernel bound by silken threads
like Your sweet yoke.

Soybeans praise, too,
sun-dappled layered leaves
waffling, hiding pods of peas,
tiny globes set in threes,
evoking the Holy Trinity.



first published in Poetry of the Spirit Anthology

©2011 Bonnie Manion


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