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SHE IS THE ONE by Maureen Kwiat Meshenberg

The “shes” in my life are many…

To the few that are so close to my heart, I feel their prayers in my being. I embrace the chance encounter, on the street, in the store, on my walking path. I hold the circling of women in our dance, our songs, our tears and joy. I have come to an empowerment of reaching for the women in my life: our love a golden string that tethers us to each other’s souls.  

She is the One

she is the one,
that embraces me-
when the ache of me,
seems too hard to bear.
I hold a golden string,
of love between our dancing-,
as we gather,
in our heart gardens-
with our soul dance,
in the fields-
of our surrendering.
more than knowing,
she is there and
laughs with me,
in my amusements,
more than echoing
the pain of all the women,
who have gone on before us-
more than the times,
we hold each other-
to the promise of empowerment.
whether you are,
with me in the morning
of my waking sun,
you hold my heart
in your waking prayers.
sister of my heart,
we gather with our singing,
within star lit dreams-
reaching around our
encircling power-
to hold us to our tethering.
through our chance encounter,
through our life journey-
we weave into,
the memories of being-
how grateful I am,
for your song,
your laughter,
your tears upon-
my living,
holding you ever close-
sweet sister of mine.



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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