Sometimes everything has to be enscribed across the heavens so you can find the one line already written inside you. Sometimes it takes a great sky to find that small, bright, and indescribable wedge of freedom in your own heart. David Whyte

Haiku: Mixed Blessings

on October 21, 2017

My friend died last week
Departure unexpected
Legacy breathes on

Glory and heartbreak
Alike make new beginnings
Odd gifts to embrace

Daily Prompt – Expect

13 responses to “Haiku: Mixed Blessings

  1. Dale says:

    My condolences on the loss of your friend.
    Beautiful haiku in honour…xoxo

  2. vivachange77 says:

    I appreciate your kindness.

  3. janowrite says:

    Heartfelt condolences. Haiku said it so well.

  4. Tough gift to receive but well earned.

  5. very touching and sad, lovely writing

  6. Christy B says:

    So sorry for your loss, but your second stanza shows you’re looking at the silver lining in the clouds xx Hugs

  7. vivachange77 says:

    Thanks, Christy. ❤

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