and Jeremiah finds himself upside down,
aground in feelings of worthlessness.
spring will come again
and the waters he loveswill welcome him
come to everyone
and the way he handles his
will be an example
to those he loves
and those he might never
that he is beautiful
and assure himthat his present circumstance
can take nothing
from his core.
in the spring not yet visible
where patience and compassionlike flowers
"The great thing, if one can, is to stop regarding all the unpleasant things as interruptions of one's 'own' or 'real' life. The truth is of course that what one calls the interruptions are precisely one's real life--the life God is sending one day by day." ~C.S. Lewis