Hope Is Evergreen

Hope is evergreen,

juniper under snow,

roots splitting cement

to grow oaks in a concrete jungle.

Hope breathes under water,

snatches fodder from the fire,

counts shooting stars in the fog,

paints masterpieces without a brush.

Hope lives in prisoner’s eyes,

feeds the hungry,

declares poverty a crime,

because Hope is


21 comments on “Hope Is Evergreen

  1. Lori Lipsky says:

    Marvelous. I love your evergreen message of hope in this poem!

  2. RoSy says:

    The touch snow in your pictures looks amazing. I just don’t want it here yet. I will continue to apprecaite it from afar 😉

  3. ericmvogt says:

    Hope is evergreen, what a neat theme. Another great post.

  4. you’re right. Hope is green like spring. 🙂

  5. Caddo Veil says:

    Very beautiful, meaningful–photo and verse. God bless you with continued hope to give strength for the journey–love, Caddo

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