#RWISA “RISE-UP” Tour – Day 2

A wonderful post from #RWISA author and poet, D.L. Finn.

Scribblings of a Southern Belle

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Poetry by D.L. Finn

D L Finn

MISTY MOUNTAIN MOMENT

It flows quietly on a breeze

Covering the landscape in its presence.

The world simplifies at that moment

While the mountain mist intensifies.

Its threatening chill keeps us indoors

Watching…

Waiting…

Worrying…

How long will it eliminate color from our world?

Yet, we’re securely tucked away inside.

We have a full stomach.

A place to sleep… others don’t.

Some live outside in this mountain mist

Trying to survive.

We offer what we can… from a safe distance.

As we head back to our protected lives

Suddenly, we get a glimpse past the monochrome.

Then we remember that a dreary gray mountain moment

Does not subdue the light that shines within all of us.

*  *  *

GONE

Gone is my freedom as I shelter at home.

Gone is abundant supplies; I must get in line to shop.

Gone are family gatherings, events, and…

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8 comments

  1. peggyhattendorfcom · May 8

    Strong messages – so important for today. Thanks, Denise and thanks for hosting, Rhani.

    Liked by 1 person

    • Rhani D'Chae · May 8

      Thanks for stopping by, Peggy. Denise has a wonderful way with words!

      Like

  2. D.L. Finn, Author · May 7

    Thank you for having me here today, Rhani xo

    Liked by 1 person

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  4. Jan Sikes · May 7

    Thank you for sharing Denise’s poetry, Rhani!

    Liked by 2 people

    • D.L. Finn, Author · May 7

      Thanks, Jan 🙂

      Like

    • Rhani D'Chae · May 8

      Hi, Jan. I love her poetry, so it’s my pleasure to share it. 😀
      Thank you so much for popping in today.

      Like

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