i want to tell you…it was good


what i want to tell you
is how good today was
with my hands covered in paint
and my husbands’ covered as well
and the shed looking like new
and the kids’ hands digging into the earth
arranging stones
transplanting mint
that wafted to my nose
as i stood high on ladder rungs
and then droplets fell from the grey sky
and we moved indoors
for strawberries, sandwiches, soup
which warmed chilled bones and bellies
and we laughed
and we were full
and it was good


:: written the other day, but still floating in my heart ::

sending a little love your way, m





6 thoughts on “i want to tell you…it was good

  1. And this happy calm joy is now transferred into my office and I can smell mint and strawberries too.. Thank you :)


Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.