Drawn into Dark


strong shafts push back
the dusk,

color cupped in this

slice of day,
a silver heartbeat

in shadow’s slow embrace,

cooling strands
of light

in the slow

and undulating rhythms
of the night.


“…God gives rest to his loved ones.” Psalm 127:2

“…when you lie down, you will not be afraid; when you lie down, your sleep will be sweet.” Proverbs 3:24

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