How Long, LORD?

  Sand surrounds water’s end with land’s beginning, Trees dip roots, branches into cool, flowing water, Small ripples break surface glistening in summer’s sun, Welcoming visitors into caressing embrace, How long, LORD? How long?   Underneath invitation, creation’s wildness rages, Imploding with thirty, forty, fifty mile force, Swift, powerful, rapid, Grabbing, pulling, clenching, Sucking breath… Continue reading How Long, LORD?