Rite of Passage…

Myrtle and roses
Symbolic memorial
Honouring a life
Hand meets hand in compassion
Hearts open to heal the void


No words are spoken
In thankful recognition
Only silence shared
Each present in a moment
Enduring eternally

For Colleen’s poetry challenge

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at scvincent.com and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email: findme@scvincent.com.
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19 Responses to Rite of Passage…

  1. Jack Eason says:

    Reblogged this on Have We Had Help? and commented:
    Love this,,,

    Liked by 1 person

  2. So beautifully thoughtful. 🙂


  3. Beautifully and gently done, Sue. A lovely poem and the perfect selection of images to go with it.


  4. Colleen Chesebro says:

    Gorgeous images (stained glass <3) and your Tanka poems… each one says so much! ❤


  5. dgkaye says:

    Beautiful Sue ❤


  6. willowdot21 says:

    Beautiful words and pictures Sue⛄💜


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