Overflowing – tanka by Carol Purington

church-star

Overflowing
the old church on the hill –
candlelight,
a hundred voices,
the Good News

In the cold hayloft
I shake out armloads of summer air –
fragrance of incense
from the fingers of a star-follower…
Christmas Eve

by Carol Purington

Posted with her kind permission.
All Rights Reserved.

Here is the link to more of Carol’s poems and information about her books:  http://www.woodslawnfarm.com/p/poetry.html.

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