Awake Now

Make me awake;
Opportunities to bless
often look like impositions, obligations,
and impossibilities.

Make me awake;
A chance to delight
A day to put off laundry and
put on a party.

Make me awake now
to do the laundry after all
have left; now with a smile
return to my burdens.


L.L. Barkat said…
A poet. Well now, that's after my own heart... :)
jana.kaye said…
so honored that you left a comment! I've really been encouraged by your blogs and books. Thank you!