Tag Archives: comfort

old shoe – June 19

============ 6.19.2018 the old shoe tells its tale worn, inside and out, fabric solid and comfortable a friend in need that has molded to its wearer.   replacements compare, but none quite so kind. ========== Advertisements

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warm sweater – October 6

10.6.2016 warm sweater with hole in sleeve still the friend of generations. ———————–

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big brown – September 29

9.29.2015 big brown gathers me in   soft arms enfolding my body   comforter easing my soul.   a book and a nap   a day made complete.   what could be better. ———————————-

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evensong – September 23

9.23 O gracious light Lord Jesus Christ the words flow out to sooth my soul   I hear your voice in every chord and whence it comes I long to go.   From pains of body, heart and soul, from … Continue reading

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a friend lain low – April 1

4.1.2015 grizzled hospital photo a friend lain low grins up, faith holding him close in arms and heart. —————

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sandal – February 4

2.4.2015 the sandal fits the curve of the foot that has rested in it, strode upon it, settled   wax and fiber, leather warm, worn in to comfort by the passing of time and tread. ————————

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electric candle – January 6

1.6.2015 electric candle in the bedroom window filament of childhood   warmth against all darkness and grievings.   I place one in my window now and remember   the small boy who could not express how afraid and alone he … Continue reading

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