Forgiveness

Forgiveness undercuts the pain
growing fruit beyond the brain's
ability to see in full.....
Spiralling a web of care
that wipes away
the hate in fear.
Binding up a broken soul
forgiveness fills the gaping hole.
Derailing evil from its path,
forgiveness
lightens up the heart.

First published in 2012
on page 105 of: "Word Power Poetry & Poetics: visual digital & concrete"
©: J. K. Phillips

Forgiveness by Jennifer Phillips