Soul Time – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

Photo: Hardy Inlet, Augusta – at Flat Rock.

“Creativity is piercing the mundane to find the marvellous.” Bill Moyers

Soul Time

The normal way of things,
steeped in long learned pathologies
that blind us to any possibility of
spark, melts away in the soul time
of sitting in tall grass, or by river's
edge, as we once again dive deep
into the fundament of wonder and
joy, and just sit in awe of the mystery
of life erupting all around us without
one jot of help from anyone.

Copyright 2021 ©Paul Vincent Cannon
All Rights Reserved ® 

26 Comments

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26 responses to “Soul Time – a poem by Paul Vincent Cannon

  1. Life is everywhere!
    Life is not static!
    Life is beautiful if I understand!
    Life is correct to it’s existence!
    Life doesn’t require any help!
    I have to live the Life!
    Soul is my Godfather!
    Amen!

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  2. Beautiful poem Paul. Being active helps us in so many ways.

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Such a serene vision of nature, Paul. A very calming poem! ❤ Have a great day!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. I LOVE this poem!! It immediately brought to mind all the places that take me to that soul time.

    Liked by 1 person

  5. Sounds like a place I’d like to vist

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  6. “just sit in awe of the mystery
    of life erupting all around us” beautiful

    Liked by 1 person

  7. …the fundament of wonder and joy…made me smile. I am blessed to know that place.

    Liked by 1 person

  8. Amy

    Love the peacefulness. Beautifully expressed. 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  9. lync56

    Absolutely beautiful – another one for publishing

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