What do you hear in the sound of your heart?
What does it say to you?
Does it whisper in fear?
Does it scream of despair?
Does it call out hungry for answers?
Call out the winter of your soul;
Call out the lonely days.
Call out the fear; the hunger; the pain.
Let it whisper holy names.
©Norine Acevedo and Norine’s Notebook, 2013