Healing Light – Wordle 200


Hopeless yearning for the unattainable
takes me stumbling towards the river.
Dark reflections echo my morbid contemplation.
Beneath the umbrella of the forest canopy
tiny delicate petals are striving to open,
searching for light
until a gleam from behind the clouds
gives the impetus
to unfurl budding petals
and release despair into the blue.

Thank you, Brenda at the Sunday Whirl    for the words, which are:-

umbrella, river, hopeless, petals, post, uncut,
yearning, delicate, tiny, perched, blue, until

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9 Responses to Healing Light – Wordle 200

  1. Pamela says:

    Been feeling a lot of despair this month, though, I keep looking for the light. Nice one, Viv.

    Pamela ox

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  2. magicalmysticalteacher says:

    How good to have a release from despair—otherwise, the burden would be unbearable.


  3. megzone says:

    reminds me of the ongoing polar vortex!! oh spring please be soon! :S

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  4. Nicely done. Reminds me of snowdrops when I lived in the northern climes.

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  5. jae rose says:

    Sometimes at our darkest times light is sent from somewhere…thankfully

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Misky says:

    As my granddaughter sings, “Let it go… let it go … let it go!” 🙂

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  7. 1sojournal says:

    Love the descriptive moment you created, when the darkness of depression is lifted by a fragile breath of beauty. So often that is the case if we allow it.



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