This morning, I had time:
time to laugh, to stay, to pray,
time to waste before the day ran in
all bossy and efficient,
time to wonder and to ponder.
This morning, I had time,
primal creature, wild and untamed,
from which we like parasites
cling by our claws
for dear life.
About Rosalind C Hughes
Rosalind C Hughes is a priest and author living near the shores of Lake Erie. After growing up in England and Wales, and living briefly in Singapore, she is now settled in Ohio. She serves an Episcopal church just outside Cleveland. Rosalind is the author of A Family Like Mine: Biblical Stories of Love, Loss, and Longing , and Whom Shall I Fear? Urgent Questions for Christians in an Age of Violence, both from Upper Room Books. She loves the lake, misses the ocean, and is finally coming to terms with snow.
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