In-between the gloom

Heavy hearts
and ruined days
Sunlight sparkles
shadowed by haze
And yet in-between
is a glimmer of gold
A future so bright
the perfect secret untold
Layers of pristine petals
align in an exquisite array
Carpeting our path
showing us the way
Guiding our footsteps
providing us with hope
A gentle reminder
helping us to cope

© 2022 Michelle Cook


Photo credit: https://pixabay.com/photos/pink-rose-papillon-petals-in-water-3580202/

22 thoughts on “In-between the gloom

    1. Thank you, Jeff. Nature is always full of such wonderful, hopeful reminders. I think we just need to look harder on the days when we feel like things are kinda gloomy. 🌺

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