The Missing Link

I see you there,

open to possibilities,

embracing with wild abandon

whatever Destiny would bring your way this day,

courage marking your  alabaster brow.

I am curious.

I lean in,

seeking the answer in your lines,

connecting your dots to determine

the sum of your bravado.

Too close, I am seared by your breathy dust.

I know it clings to my skin

but I let it be;

perhaps your pollen

will meld and morph my DNA,

alter my ego,

help me to forge

that missing link between

what I am

and what I was born to be…

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20 comments on “The Missing Link

  1. This one really speaks to me today…I am going to take a bold step that I believe the Lord wants me to do. Thy will be done! May I be powdered with the pollen of the Spirit… ~ Wendy

  2. Caddo Veil says:

    This is Great, Melody–I love that it is “courage” which marks the brow, as usually we think of worry or some other negative connotation. Great job–God bless you–love, Caddo

    • melodylowes says:

      I’m so glad you caught that – words hold ideas in the balance, don’t they? Sometimes you wonder if what you wrote communicates what you were thinking at the time or not.

  3. snowbirdpress says:

    Thought provoking verse… I am…therefore I be… nothing more and nothing less… the moment is all I have been given… I am content.

  4. You sure know how to converse with nature 🙂

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