The Five Year Mark
On that day...
my twin towers of faith and courage
and I walked on the hot ashes
for five years
as memories of my child
walked with me into
every second of my days.
Where my twin towers stood
there is a garden.
In this garden there
is growth again.
Like the ashes of Mt. St. Helens...
the dusty remains of my desolation
made the garden fertile again.
began to change
before my very eyes...
I could see the bright
(almost like breath, so fine and light),
I could see
as she looked through the eyes of her own
I always said that this little babe
should be allowed to grow in her own
in her own time...
and now this garden
but the twin towers of faith and courage
laying in ashes at my feet.
in the same
It is now a garden,
a freshly planted garden
and she plays there
with Julia Belle.
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