myself in my comforter
before sleep comes,
I lay with my eyes open
in the dark. I conjure them all, one
by one, finding again
their magnanimous, smiling faces—
my queue of beloveds,
is the way of prayer now—
to remember Love in all
its past and present forms.
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Vivian Bikulege says
Thank you for this gift this morning. My beloveds visited me through your work.
Laura A Daniels says
beautiful – I can feel the Love past and present – so timely this 2021 holiday season