The sun does not set;
it becomes moot.
The security light clicks on instead,
sensing danger as water falls like silver,
holds its form uncontained
I do not expect anyone at prayer
on a night such as this
but something is rising
to meet the storm
called like light into 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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