Oh Beauty

after times of loss
great worry
fatigue
I want to feel
beauty
kindness
my own
art again

I was sad
perhaps numb

oh beauty

the line of a poem
a Psalm, a song,
a kind note

that breaks
my heart open
again

and I find poems

This is a journal-poem from Lent 2012.
Ellen Grace Olinger
Poems From Oostburg, Wisconsin