Opened Present Laughter and joy Around the table Opened boxes Opened smiles Crumpled wrap Upon the floor Silent house Barren tree Now empty chairs Of those who passed Vacant address Empty box Memories remain Under the tree A gift given Long ago
Between the past and the future is the moment where life happens. This poem reminds us to cherish each moment as life moves on. #NationalPoetryMonth
In the course of our busy lives it is easy to get distracted with the necessities of life. Yet we can’t lose sight of the truly important moments that require our full attention.
It seems I always want more out of life, but can I be content with what I have instead of looking at what I don’t have?