by Jennie Joy

I could draw back
or I could run forward.
But you want me to embrace
the now.

My eyes are keener –
perhaps –
than they should be.
They think they know what’s coming.

And the thought of being separated
from what I’ve come to expect
shakes something inside of me.
I’m aching in my chest.

Why another hole in me?
Will this pattern continue
Love. Lose. Love again.

Do these holes give
dimension to my life?
Or simply steal my life away?
Questions. Empty questions.

My one consolation?
My Constant Companion.
Eternal wholeness is coming.
No more separation.


About Jennie Joy

I'm a lover and truth-seeker. This blog is a place for me to share my thoughts, struggles, and sincere searchings as I get to know God and welcome the reality of His kingdom in and through me.

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