Renewable Energy

In my little life
blessed to be sure,
both joy and sorrow
have brought me to tears.

Both drain me of energy
to celebrate
and recuperate.

Both bring me to
gratitude
which replenishes me
and my
journey through life
continues.

©2009 Shari Lynne Smothers

Prompt: Write a renewable poem. This is my poem for Day 13 of the 2009 November PAD Chapbook Challenge.

About Shari Smothers

Welcome to Telling Stories, my creative writing space. My name is Shari Smothers. Poems help me to understand the world and to explain my world to others. They're my premier story telling tools. There's more to come, so please share with me through reading, commenting, emailing. Learn more about Shari here. And do come again!

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