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Intervention

Glancing up from my writer’s post
I sensed a touch, a hug almost.
Unrestrained presence hung about
refreshing, refilling my brain.
Thoughts came to arrest the mundane;
streams of purpose now flood my drought.

Somewhat doubtful, walking my dog,
beset with angst, a charming fog
encompassed my way, gone afield.
Overnight, the Morning Gazette
published the news, hard to forget -
along that path thieves were revealed

My course is sealed by One who’s just;
I place my trust beneath His shield.



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  1. Date: 8/19/2013 6:58:00 AM

    I hate to be trite, but all I can say is that I very much enjoyed this piece, and kudos to you for the interesting rhyme scheme and enchanting theme :)

    Poteet Avatar Reason A. Poteet Date: 8/19/2013 2:05:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I'm just glad you said it, poet...glad you liked the piece. It is a Jeffrey's Sonnet, a form created by J.Scott Alcorn. You can read about it at Shadow Poetry. Thanks so much.
  1. Date: 3/22/2013 1:38:00 PM

    Dear Reason, Congratulations on YOUR well deserved Winning POEM "Intervention" in the Contest "One of YOUR Greatest Days" Sponsored by Dan Kearley. This is an AWESOME Pen about (Divine) "Intervention" How Fortunate YOU were To have the Spirit of GOD watching over YOU a Superb Win Again Congratulations. With LOVE ALWAYS and FOREVER YOUR Eternal Liege...Harry

    Poteet Avatar Reason A. Poteet Date: 8/19/2013 2:06:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I am so very fortunate to have a God who loves me. Thanks for the comment/applause.
  1. Date: 3/19/2013 10:23:00 PM

    Reason, your poem is just beautiful, what a lovely way and day! Congratulations with your amazing poem, always~ LINDA

  1. Date: 3/15/2013 2:56:00 PM

    How lucky you are to have such a helper at your work and such protection, very lovingly told, Judy.

    Poteet Avatar Reason A. Poteet Date: 3/19/2013 1:03:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    I am very fortunate. No problem, thanks for the read and the unintended comment. It fits fine.
    Harper Avatar Sheri Fresonke Harper Date: 3/15/2013 2:57:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry

    Oops, sorry Reason, I am busy thanking people and forgot who I was writing to. Very well done.