A new shore

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Whatever happens will fall from on high

No matter how we struggle

Or else may rise up

Catching us unawares

Like a tide or a flood

When we were only taught

To run in fear

How can we face a fate

Come calling

Inviting us to a task

And an opening

We could never feel fully ready for?

One that asks us to face

What we most wish not to explore

‘There is no comfort by the light of the moon

Something is going to give in soon’

And maybe it will be us

So hard to trust the earth moving

When we only believe in solid ground

But those amongst us who have known

The shifting of inner continents

Know the myth of trying to hold on so tight

When in our past there was no resting place

So now we must

After a long time seeking

Security outside

Turn within and ask of the Soul

A holding

And even though the earth maybe shaking

Or breaking open

We must trust this next

Transition will be one

That only takes away from us what needs to die

And tosses us up to land

Feet first upon a new shore

Delievering us to

A completely rearranged world

Where finally

We stand on solid ground

So close

To our inner ocean

Published by: emergingfromthedarknight

"The religious naturalist is provisioned with tales of natural emergence that are, to my mind, far more magical than traditional miracles. Emergence is inherent in everything that is alive, allowing our yearning for supernatural miracles to be subsumed by our joy in the countless miracles that surround us." Ursula Goodenough How to describe oneself? People are a mystery and there is so much more to us than just our particular experiences or occupations. I could write down a list of attributes and they still might not paint a complete picture pf Deborah Louise and in any case it would not be the full truth of me. I would say that my purpose here on Wordpress is to express some of my random experiences, thoughts and feelings, to share about my particular journey and explore some subjects dear to my heart, such as emotional recovery, healing and astrology while posting up some of the prose/poems which are an outgrowth of my labours with life, love and relationships. If anything I write touches you I would be so pleased to hear for the purpose of reaching out and expressung ourselves is hopefully to connect with each other and find where our souls meet.

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