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Like a Phoenix: A Poem

Updated on February 14, 2012
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Like a Phoenix will I rise again?
My heart is aching,
It's more than breaking,
Can I stand in this rain?

Falling, but out of love,
I need help from above,
Just when I feel like I'm giving in,
I feel His holy power fill my wings again,

Hope is not lost,
Long ago He paid the cost,
Though my heart is broken,
Words of grace He has spoken,

Like a Phoenix I rose again,
My heart was aching,
But no longer breaking,
He helped me to live through the pain.


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    • Ebower profile imageAUTHOR

      Erin Bower 

      7 years ago from Georgia

      MJFenn: That's cool; thanks for sharing!

      Binaya.Ghimire: Thank you so much! Thanks for reading. :)

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      Binaya.Ghimire 

      7 years ago

      A single word Phoenix tells so many things. I just loved this imagery in your poetry.

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      MJFenn 

      7 years ago

      This poetry reminds me of Psalm 73.11: 'Until I went into the sanctuary of God; then understood I...'

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