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101 Things in 1001 Days: Earth Day

Tuesday, April 24, 2007

Earth Day

We tread each day on
an abundance of riches
we don't acknowledge

You give and we take
we don't replace but take more
ignoring your groans

I celebrate you
gentle sustainer of life
I celebrate you

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9 Comments:

Blogger Regina Clare Jane said...

Oh, this was beautiful...
thank you.

Tuesday, April 24, 2007  
Blogger Roswila said...

Yes, we celebrate all that sustains. (May that celebration include care and sustenance, as well. I know I tend to honor Mother Earth in my thoughts and at my altar, then forget to buy recyclable goods, e.g.)

Tuesday, April 24, 2007  
Blogger Colorful Prose said...

Well done!

Tuesday, April 24, 2007  
Blogger Crafty Green Poet said...

ah yes the riches we don't acknowledge... Wise words

Wednesday, April 25, 2007  
Blogger Tammy said...

Ignoring your groans was a perfect phrase. Party at your house...yaaay! lol

Wednesday, April 25, 2007  
Anonymous Sandy said...

You said it all!

Wednesday, April 25, 2007  
Blogger Patois said...

You are so right on our not acknowledging all we take. All three were good, but I really loved your first one.

Wednesday, April 25, 2007  
Anonymous Quietpaths said...

These, all three, speak to me. So clear a message in so few words... thanks.

Thursday, April 26, 2007  
Blogger Sian said...

So beautiful. They read like a prayer. Thankyou.

Thursday, April 26, 2007  

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