Giving, Not Taking

Harvest – 5 Lines



Giving, Not taking

Way back, that bloke in Judea once said,
unless an ear of wheat dies and falls to the ground
there would never be a new harvest.
I like to think that our love and kindness grow
when we cast them into the fertile ground of humanity.

©Paul Vincent Cannon




Filed under farming, Five Lines, food, life, love, mindfulness, poetry

25 responses to “Giving, Not Taking

  1. I do believe it does. Nicely said!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Such a beautiful perspective. Its a circle, as they say.


  3. What a beautiful side of thoughts depicted

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Rabindranath Pradhan

    Sweet post.

    Liked by 2 people

  5. oh lovely words, yes please, if only 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  6. Wonderful lines. I think that bloke from way back in Judea would approve. Thanks for sharing.


  7. lync56

    I believe this to be true too


    Liked by 1 person

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