I am #anaphora

I am
the wind in your hair
the salt on your lips
the shiver up your spine

no I am not
the divine
or too much wine
or anything sublime

I am
that fine silver thread
that unwinds in your head
uniting everything instead

I am
and nurture
kindly concern

I thrive in your heart
deep within
evolving despite sin

some try to bury me
but kindness can liberate me
so simple to set me free

coz I am

I am
a resource

you know me
but not immortality
until you unite unconditionally

d’Verse, I am …,  Grace


  1. PPS…I thought you were writing about grace and then clicked on the link and saw the prompt was from someone named Grace.
    I’ve reread your poem and I’m still thinking about grace…because grace and mercy bring about peace, kindness, civility, unity, harmony, respect, honor…etc. 🙂 And we need to have all these with other humans AND with nature. 🙂
    More HUGS!!! 🙂

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  2. This is so beautiful! You’ve captured grace! You exhibit grace! Thank you, SweetKate!

    Oh, when I see the grace and the gratitude in the world, it makes me so joyful and hopeful! 🙂
    (((HUGS))) 🙂
    PS… “Where grace flows, mercy thrives.” – Ikechukwu Izuakor

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  3. The start with a stunning image and the ‘I am..’ its an awesome poem.
    ‘some try to bury me
    but kindness can liberate me
    so simple to set me free’
    Feels very good to read this.

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  4. I’ve just finished reading Derrick’s lovely post, and now I’ve read your exquisite piece…. wow Kate… I’m set-up for a gorgeous day (after this fog clears, and the sun comes out)…xx

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