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IF I DO NOT UNDERSTAND by Maureen Kwiat Meshenberg

As we often find many things come to our journey that we do not understand…

 I am finding my way by living each day sinking in deep to what life really is. Breathing in now and owning what I am feeling in that moment. Often I want things to happen a certain way as we all do, but I am learning to accept in when it does not. I am learning to find the opportunity that it wants to reveal to me.
Photography by Brooke Shaden 

If I Do Not Understand

if I do not understand,
what life brings my way-
if I do not comprehend,
what helps me live each day-
I hold my heart,
inside my hands-
I come to my answers,
without demand-
though crying and waiting,
is part of the plan.
I hold my truth,
to my soul-
it is my torch of light,
releasing my night-
stepping into my day,
I let moment stay-
I sink myself deep,
into what my soul sees.
I’ve come this far now,
not looking back-
or forward,
but at what is –
turn off my,
relentless thoughts-
let silence hold me,
in restful embrace-
as I breathe in now.
Photography by Brooke Shaden

Maureen Kwiat Meshenberg: About 3 years ago, I was awakened from my slumber, though it was a devastating breaking point in my life, I was reunited to a true relationship with my spiritual self and my gift through poetry. It is my intention to reach others by sharing my story through poetry and touching theirs. I am the Page owner of Heart’s Calling .I am also the Visionary Poet for the Facebook Magazine "Women as Visionaries with Lore Raymond" here. I recite spoken word at different venues and also host a monthly Creative Writing Circle using the space for women to bring out their inner release through written word. I am currently working on publishing a book of my poetry. I can be contacted through my Heart’s Calling Facebook page here.


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