“I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things.” ~ Vincent van Gogh

Friday, December 20, 2013

Waiting in the Long Heat

Waiting in the long heat
for help with my stranded car,
I raise the bonnet for shade
and perch on the bumper bar.

I settle and look up.
Blue sky and a beautiful tree
straight in front of my gaze
are sweet and calming to me.

Submitted for Poets United's Verse First ~ Gifts and Blessings.


  1. How great to find beauty right before your eyes even if the moment is a bit stressful! Hope you didn't have to wait too long!

  2. Sometimes I think we are forced to stop so that we can take in the beauty of our lives.
    Wonderful reminder

  3. Nature loves and protects us -inspiring lines a pleasure to read.Thanks for sharing


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