Joann Nesser  - Resources for the Spiritual Journey
RSS Follow Become a Fan

Delivered by FeedBurner


Recent Posts

Morphing from smoke signals to the internet
DEATH
The Gift
What I have learned.
Religion and Spirituality

Categories

Contemplative Christian Spirituality
powered by

Reflections

DEATH

DEATH
The reading today
was about death.
At my age
the thought of death
doesn't linger far behind
As I think about
what I want to do,
the things I want to accomplish,
the projects that are unfinished,
I am reminded
to do it now.
Now is the acceptable time
There might not be a tomorrow.
Inside I am still me,
being renewed every day,
in soul and spirit.
Yet my aging body
tells me
that it won't last forever.
Common sense reminds me
that I am in
the last stage of life.
Death is waiting in the wings,
reminding me
to live today,
to love and give and enjoy
this day.
Do the things I want to do,
finish the projects
I want to accomplish,
so what I have been given to do,
the words I have been given to say,
will be done and said,
that my little peace
of the great puzzle of life
won't be lost.
Death is my friend,
reminding me
of what is important in life.
Death is a mirror
reminding me of who I am.

26 Comments to DEATH:

Comments RSS
essayontime.com on Thursday, May 17, 2018 2:06 AM
This is actually a pretty minful poem, and it really reminds me of a poem by Emily Dickinson, titled after the first line "Because I could not stop for Death".Do give it a read.
Reply to comment
 
cheap assignment writing service uk on Monday, January 07, 2019 7:31 PM
That is a really good poem about death. I never knew that you have the talent to write such kind of poems. I totally enjoyed reading through what you have written. I hope that more people would see the talent that you have in writing poems and such. The depth in your writing is really superb. I hope you would continue on writing beautiful poems. I also wish that I would get to meet you in person because of how huge of a fan I am.


divorce decree nevada on Thursday, July 26, 2018 12:01 AM
Nice reflections. I liked your words. I can feel the depth inside this. I am sure my divorce decree Nevada team will enjoy this. Good effort.Thanks.
Reply to comment


Bruce Knowles on Wednesday, August 08, 2018 1:40 AM
thanks
Reply to comment


best essay help on Thursday, December 06, 2018 4:36 PM
I hope you will write some brighter posts. You deserve to be happy.
Reply to comment


78878 on Sunday, January 06, 2019 9:44 PM
8787
Reply to comment


academized reviews on Monday, February 04, 2019 7:22 AM
I have read this post beautiful post and I must say it’s really heart touching poem that extremely attracts me and like able as well. Thanks for the nice sharing..
Reply to comment


proessayreviews.com on Thursday, February 14, 2019 3:23 PM
Abstract art is always thought-provoking. I am a huge fan of abstract art. Your pictures are surely a reflection of your creativity and your thoughts. I really liked them.
Reply to comment


Ryan Gosling Jacket on Monday, February 18, 2019 3:01 AM
This article is really contains lot more information about This Topic. We have read your all the information some points are also good and some usually are awesome. Great post I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this interesting and knowledgeable article.
Reply to comment


Anonymous on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 2:20 AM
Been reading this site for awhile now, always has really good posts and topics please keep it up! loads of blogs are going under lately from lack of new posts etc Workers Compensation Doctors
Reply to comment


v on Friday, March 01, 2019 4:18 AM
v
Reply to comment


Palwasha Khan on Sunday, March 03, 2019 7:05 PM
This blog is so good.It's really heart touching poem.
Reply to comment


writing reviews on Friday, March 08, 2019 10:10 AM
You are right. I have also the same requirement as I feel trouble in repeated login in, log out for writing. So I need some solution to this.
Reply to comment


pmp exam course on Saturday, March 16, 2019 10:20 AM
Everyone has a journey of their career and honestly I loved the story of your whole journey career. You really have so many great experiences.
Reply to comment


scuba in cabo on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 11:27 AM
Death is the reality of our lives. We all have to go one day or another so thinking about death is just waste of time rather think of what you want to do, what you want to accomplish in your life and such a nice blog written by you
Reply to comment


papersplanet.com on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 6:34 AM
This blog is ripsnorter and it is utilized even in numerous aspects of daily usage. This blog has a splashy framework and it ignores the fuliginous of the various types of encumbrances
Reply to comment


Buy Dissertation Online on Thursday, April 25, 2019 11:04 AM
Deaths are always hurting for the closed ones of the dead. As the senior cop dead due to drowning in the pool caused his death, which was surely grief to his family. writing has a lot of information about feelings of the families on the death of their loved ones.
Reply to comment


free google play codes on Thursday, May 02, 2019 2:16 AM
Once you've signed in to the Google Play gadget, select the value of your gift card
Reply to comment


mink lashes on Wednesday, May 08, 2019 6:26 PM
Wonderful, what a webpage it is! This web site provides helpful facts to us, keep it up.
Reply to comment


best mink lashes on Wednesday, May 08, 2019 6:26 PM
mink individual lashes
Reply to comment


mink lashes on Wednesday, May 08, 2019 6:27 PM
I'll go ahead and bookmark your website to come back later on. Cheers
Reply to comment


cheap fake eyelashes on Wednesday, May 08, 2019 6:27 PM
I’m not that much of a internet reader to be honest but your sites really nice, keep it up!
Reply to comment


Fortnite Phone Case on Wednesday, May 08, 2019 6:27 PM
Unquestionably imagine that that you said.
Reply to comment


geometry homework help on Friday, May 10, 2019 1:59 PM
Its too heart touching.Sometime friends ask about death but I say them that I don’t really understand death.It is so complicated.Your post forced me to think about so many things at same time.
Reply to comment


justdomyhomework.com review on Friday, May 31, 2019 12:31 PM
As you know if there is life there is everything but yes death is also a reality which we need to accept.I encourage your post and just keep sharing more..
Reply to comment


webstagram on Thursday, June 20, 2019 6:52 PM
Just pure brilliance from you here. I have never expected something less than this from you and you have not disappointed me at all. I suppose you will keep the quality work going on.
Reply to comment

Add a Comment

Your Name:
Email Address: (Required)
Website:
Comment:
Make your text bigger, bold, italic and more with HTML tags. We'll show you how.
Post Comment
Website Builder provided by  Vistaprint