You provided shelter for me during the storm,
Even when my pride wouldn’t allow it.

You guided me secretly,
Gently swept me off my feet.

Softly whispered into my ears,
Especially when I closed my eyes in defeat.

You promised that I’d survive,
And strive again.

Now that some time has passed,
I appreciate everything you’ve done.
And I see it more clearly now.

I’m forever grateful for that shelter,
And the way it provided another kind of happiness,
That I’ve never encountered before.


9 Comments Add yours

  1. Muntazir says:

    Nicely penned

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Manessah B. says:

    So, so heartfelt and beautiful, sis. ❤️

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thank you😘😘😘The poetry course is an eye opener😍😍😍

      Liked by 1 person

  3. Heartfelt poetic beauty. And that’s what poetry makes us all feel around us or how we feel deeply within.

    Amazing write my friend.

    Liked by 1 person

    1. Thank you 😀 So glad you liked it!

      Liked by 1 person

      1. You are welcome.

        Your writing is very honest and I’m glad that we are friends because I need to read honest poetry that hits home. 🙂

        And for that thank you so much for everything you write and bless you.

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