Our Paradox


vibrant crimson, fragile grey
flesh and spirit divinely knit
but a breath away from the grave
formed from fresh earth-dust
but pressed with the image of God
an olive shoot warmed in summer’s gold
but swept away by a single frost


Photo by Maria Shanina on Unsplash

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