August 16, 2010

Pelted By Beauty

The power of love received in the body:
this was the Festival!
how we stood and faced one another
and we took hands
and the love came.
And all the flowers swarmed about our heads:
deep deep the sting goes.
Let love be welcomed the moment it seeks us.

—M.C. Richards

1 comment:

Barb said...

This is a lyrical homage to the power of love and acceptance.