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I HONOR YOU by Maureen Kwiat Meshenberg

I have come to a place of celebrating the feminine divine and the dear circle of women in my life…

 Through the many shifts in my life, they are there to dance with me, shed tears with me and laugh with me. We hold each other in the sacred circle, I honor them in all the times we gather, and hold them all, so precious to my heart.


I Honor You

I honor you,
dear woman-
inspiration that,
touches my soul.
I bow to you,
with clasped hands-
holding your heart,
close to mine.
we gather in sunsets,
by full moons,
in the seasons turning,
and we drum,
to the beating feet-
of our dancing.
my offering,
I now bring-
I honor you,
your beauty,
your soul,
your heart,
your tears,
that spill-
upon my face.
our laughter,
that sings-
when we hold,
our circling-
around the day,
of our coming.
in the time of,
my awakening-
you held me,
in the sacred space-
in the time of my breaking,
you wrapped me-
in your arms.
I reflect you,
you reflect me,
pass our failures-
we bring victory,
in brilliance,
we shine in each-
other’s shadow,
with our infinite light.

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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