Invoking the Full Meaning of Life
How best to express sharing new life,
when each moment deserves its own face.
What seems apropos for the moment,
when the next fosters a new experience.
Is it in a number?
Number of days?
Number of thoughts?
Number of heartbeats?
Number of turns?
Number of prayers?
. . . you can count the ways,
only to still not know life’s score.
Is it in a word?
Words to communicate thoughts and feelings
when manifested in knowledge and experience.
Or, is it in art?
experiencing emotions and
the desire to evoke life,
even when distance
appears to separate a lifelong bond.
I wrote this in the 1990’s. Much has changed since then, retirement and moving 1,000 miles from where we had spent 25 years, putting distance between bonds. In the three years since moving…
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