Poem ‘The Waiting’ from Canvas of the Soul

 

The Waiting
–Ni’mah Isma’il Nawwab

The shallow shade of the body
is born in pain
awaiting
the Day of Return
when the robes of the cumbersome shell
are shed and shredded
to embrace
the fullness of lighted, infinite joining.

 

Copyright @ from ‘Canvas of the Soul’

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s