What Is There in the
Darkness to Receive
What is there in the darkness to
The gratitude that clearly is its due?
What if one's filled
with awe but can't believe
That anything religion says is true?
clearly hogwash that the temple flame
Burned eight whole days on oil
just for one;
Yet symbols drawn from tales are not the same
knowing what the power of God has done.
The leap of faith strikes me as
To believe in God because one sees one must;
grant that life and death could use some linking,
But to yield to
faith's like giving in to lust.
And yet I wish to celebrate the
Which quite by chance was born of endless
Copyright by Nicholas Gordon