My light is shining.

A big thank you to Susi Bocks for sharing my voice on, “The Short of It.” I invite you to visit her site, iwriteher.com, for a reading of my short poems including this one. Thank you to all the readers that keep poetry alive.

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Thunderstorm Conversations

Lean into the loud
hold curiosity’s hand
consider this thundering
consider it may not mean what you thought.

This crack clashing boom 
only an illusion of danger.

Maybe it isn’t a disastrous end
but a calling of resounding strength
a breaking through from your ancestors
reverberating out across the sky,

“We are with you.”

Ali Grimshaw 2020

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12 thoughts on “My light is shining.

  1. Maybe it isn’t a disastrous end
    but a calling of resounding strength
    a breaking through from your ancestors
    reverberating out across the sky,

    “We are with you.”

    Wow I found this so brilliant and comforting!

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