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LOVE THAT FALLS by Maureen Kwiat Meshenberg

Love that holds me also moves me to tears…

It brings me compassion in my brokenness. It brings me back after I have been unraveled, a thread still touching the breath of love and new beginnings. Love is always waiting for us to let it come fill us again and again, for us to be open, vulnerable and receiving.

Artwork by Amanda Cass

Love That Falls
By Maureen Kwiat Meshenberg

love that falls,
from me-
like tears,
that flow-
against my breathing,
spiraling back,
to my uncoiling-
I let it all fall now,
from my heart.
as this unraveling comes,
like a thread-
connecting me,
to what was-
at its end,
a new beginning-
connecting me through,
to the opening of me.
do not let go of the thread-
fear that binds my life,
while it tries to live out loud
within me-
my vulnerable waking,
brings me to-
letting love,
come back to me-
but love was always,
there waiting-
for me to return again,
bringing me back,
to who I really am.
Artwork by Amanda Cass

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 recently published my own poetry book "Seasons of the Soul: Transitions and Shifts of Life" available here, and am currently working on volume II I can be contacted through my Heart’s Calling Facebook page here.

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