Everyday Angels

Angels Tread Softly, and Sometimes They Wait. [Gold and embossed gesso on board, 90x90mm]

G. Barnes, 2013. “Angels Tread Softly, Sometimes They Wait” [Triptych: Gold and embossed gesso on eggshell gessoed board, 90x90mm]

Everyday Angels

I am an angel in training?
Sensitive to the shifting
Hearing in the stillness
Days of silence

To sit and be
To cease activity
Need less
Eat less
Be less
A mere breath

A sigh
A small flap
as I unfurl my wing

© 2009

Sometimes They Wait.

Sometimes They Wait


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