embracing Sorrow

my god,

when you come to me like this

bearing tidings

of great sorrow

i can do nothing

but to hold you

and receive you as you are

and yet you fill me with compassion

my heart so heavy, overcome

that i cannot help but ponder why it is

that i have been so blessed

     

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