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Out On The Porch At Dawn

Written by: Sara Kendrick, USA


Slowly the apricot sun rises

After spring's storm of yesterday

Pear blossoms quietly await sun's warmth

And bumble bees delightful play


A cold breeze stirs the bamboo wind chime

As roosters break the quiet morn

With crows calling sun wake up

Another day is suddenly born


In this quiet and stillness given

Before coyotes stir and yelp

Help me to be the person needed

One with spiritual and wisdom's depth


Let me be a solid anchor

Planted not in earth's crumbling sands

But anchored upon the solid Rock

A place not made by man's hand


Show me how to live each moment

In a way pleasing to Your commands

As I go about my daily chores

And answer my families' demands


Copyright © | Year Posted 2018




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Date: 11/6/2018 11:12:00 PM
Truly Beautiful soul inspiration.
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Date: 10/12/2018 11:05:00 AM
This sounds like such a wonderful morning, awesome, Sara
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Date: 9/13/2018 10:53:00 AM
I always love your porch inspiration - lovely
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Date: 9/12/2018 7:58:00 PM
Wonderful ending to such a wonderful start to the day!
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Date: 9/11/2018 2:15:00 PM
Absolutely beautiful, Sara! Janice
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Sara Kendrick
Date: 9/11/2018 3:48:00 PM
Janice, Thanks so much for the review of my work and taking time to comment. I appreciate you dropping by. Sara
Date: 9/11/2018 1:48:00 PM
Enjoyed your lovely imagery and how you turned this poem into a prayer, Sara. A very well written piece!
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Date: 9/11/2018 3:46:00 PM
Carol, When I can get out on the porch it is part of my meditation and prayer time. I can't get out there as much anymore. Thanks for the encouraging comments and your time spent here. Sara
Date: 9/11/2018 8:57:00 AM
So sweet and soothing Rhyme! A healing music to the heart! Only souls of remarkable wealth rejoice in the heavenly pleasure to give.. Only souls of insight have that strong conviction that they still lack wisdom and ask for a deeper understanding of the inner self and others.. Only a heart of a poetess adept to write such a beauty! Pleased to read what you ink of wonder and beauty. Best regards Sara. Be blessed always.
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Sara Kendrick
Date: 9/11/2018 10:31:00 AM
Besma, Thanks for the kind review of my work. I appreciate you dropping by and taking time to read and comment. He's still working on me. I need a renewal and a revision everyday day really every second on every day.Sara
Date: 9/10/2018 4:24:00 PM
Very nice Sara! I enjoyed this :)
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Sara Kendrick
Date: 9/11/2018 5:50:00 AM
Heidi, Thanks for the visit to my page. Your comments are appreciated. Sara