Opening Up in Sweet Surrender

all those beings
passing you along in their white wings
blowing gently, to give you breath
and silently singing
and honor
all those beings
standing on the curve of the horizon
brightly colored, smiling deeply
waiting your arrival
with patience and calm
all those beings
lined up
behind you, tethered
asking for
from the thieves of joy
and the shaming
imploring you
to let them heal, release them now
opening up in sweet surrender
to the beings
walking with you
leading forward
with the wind

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Beverly Gordon is a writer, a visual artist, and workshop leader who has long been passionate about “deep seeing” and helping people appreciate both the material and inner, intuitive worlds. She was a professor of Design Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison for nearly 30 years, specializing in people’s relationships with art, designed environments, and everyday objects. Her books can be found on Amazon.

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