Saturday, December 4, 2010

In The Light

A shadow of joy flickered; it is me.
I told you I wouldn't leave
My memories, my thoughts are imbedded deep in your heart.
I still love you.
Do not for one moment think that you have been abandoned.
I am in the Light.
In the corner, in the hall, the car, the yard ~ these are the places I stay with you.
My spirit rises every time you pray for me, but my energy comes closer to you.
Love does not diminish; it grows stronger.
I am the feather that finds you in the yard,
the dimmed light that grows brighter in your mind,
I place our memories for you to see.
We lived in our special way,
a way that now has its focus changed.
I still crave your understanding
and long for the many words of prayer
and good fortune for my soul.
I am in the Light.
As you struggle to adjust without me,
I watch silently.
Sometimes I summon up all the strength of my new world
to make you notice me.
Impressed by your grief,
I try to impress my love deeper into your consciousness.
As you should, I call out to the Heavens for help.
You should know that the fountain of youth does exist.
My soul is now healthy.
Your love sends me new found energy.
I am adjusting to this new world.
I am with you and I am in the Light.
Please don't feel bad that you can't see me.
I am with you wherever you go.
I protect you, just as you protected me so many times.
Talk to me and somehow I will find a way to answer you.
Mother, Father, son or daughter, it makes no difference.
Brother, sister, lover, husband or wife, it makes no difference.
Whatever our connection ~ friend or even foe ~ I see you with my new eyes.
I am learning to help wherever you are, wherever I am needed.
This can be done because I am in the Light.
When you feel despair, reach out to me. I will come.
My love for you truly does transcend from Heaven to Earth.
Finish your life with the enthusiasm and zest that you had
when we were together in the physical sense.
You owe this to me, but more importantly,
you owe it to yourself.
Life continues for both of us.
I am with you because I love you
and I am in the Light.
-- Author Unknown

8 comments:

Grammy said...

That was awesome Wendy. : )

Wendy said...

Hi Grammy,
Yes, it's beautiful. I wish I could take credit for it, but I can't.

Grammy said...

Your word are just as beautiful as these.

Q said...

I am in the LIght....
perfect...
Here we are approaching Winter Solstice and once again the renewal of the light.
When you light your candles I am sure love fills every corner of your home.
Lovely poem.
Sherry

A wildlife gardener said...

Thank you for visiting Our Little Corner Of Paradise this year, Wendy :)

Just popped by during the run up to Christmas to wish you all the best, and happy blogging in 2011…I love the poem in this post! WG :)

amelia said...

Just beautiful.

Such a gift to be able to write such words...

Nina P. said...

How true are these words. I know you know this too. When your heart is lonely, when the nights are long... you know this... When the scent is in the air, a faint whisper is heard, you know this. When a tough decision becomes clear... you know this... When joy and laughter fill you, you know this... He is in the Light and the Light is IN You... always... I know you know this.

Blessings to you and yours.
Love and Light,
Nina P

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