Advent II, 2008

Advent II 2008

Comfort, O Comfort

Gather them! With incensed steam—
a mug of bone warming hope
swizzled with the tingle
of a mulling-spiced dream!

Feed them! With the marrow of faith—
rich from the flavors
of steeping in life; fat
with succulent beauty!

Comfort them! With a breadth of love—
yeasty, dense, and prone to rising;
with a soft and nestling heart,
comfort, o comfort, my people.

poem- ©MperiodPress

2 Comments Add yours

  1. leah sophia says:

    what gorgeous writing! thanks so much for this one, too 😀


  2. MperiodPress says:

    You are most welcome…Glad you enjoyed the two so far. peace to you this Advent as we await the coming of Great Joy.


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