Recipe for Joy


Past and future days
soaked in memories and dreams
comfort and solace

each life comprises
a multitude of diverse
coming and going

good days and bad days
tolerated with courage
happy and sad days

doing and making
obsession and digression
learning and laughter

for Red Woolf Poems Thursday prompt Cooking Poetry


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3 Responses to Recipe for Joy

  1. The contrasts cover so well the great array of what we experience…it seems lately I notice the extremes the most. Thought provoking, Viv.


  2. Yousei Hime says:

    This is capturing so much of what I’m feeling today–life tilting between. Thank you for this.


  3. soaked in memories and dreams…I love that line. This is a wonderful recipe.


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