Sunday, July 29, 2012

The Mag #128

A Modern Day St. Francis


 
Plant and Animal
Shelter in his tender touch
His peaceful gaze heals



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22 comments:

Mimi Foxmorton said...

Sublime. :)

Brian Miller said...

smiles...beautiful...and a great connection to him too...

Linda said...

The lighting gives this person a holy countenance. St. Francis is my hero. Fabulous haiku. Thank you for sharing, Annie. =D

Kay said...

this picture made me think of that saint to....i liked you piece very much..x

Brandee Shafer said...

You know what? I really like this. I like the idea that there's hope for that poor, dead-looking plant and that big, black dog.

Kathe W. said...

Lovely inspiration

J Cosmo Newbery said...

A nice, gentle slant on the prompt.

Kutamun said...

Terrific how you saw an angel in this man ! . Quite inspiring, actually.

J Cosmo Newbery said...

Nice take on the prompt. WE need more healing gazes.

Cad said...

No need to talk to the plants, then...

hyperCRYPTICal said...

Lovely.

Anna :o]

see you there! said...

Wonderful image of a current St. Francis. The feeling really comes across in the words.

Darla

Tumblewords: said...

Very nice!

Tess Kincaid said...

I really like the play on words with heals/heels...nice...

flipside records said...

I see Jesus/God in this.

This is so inviting: "Shelter in his tender touch"

Laurie Kolp said...

Ah, yes... dogs are the best doctors!

Mama Zen said...

Love this take on the picture!

Donna B. said...

won-der-ful!!

Wayne Pitchko said...

nicely done....thanks for sharing

Sreeja said...

Wonderful....

Helen said...

Simple, poignant .........

Bee's Blog said...

So much in three lines. You were guided by the Spirit to write such beauty.