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Safe Now

Updated on August 23, 2016
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After facing enormous difficulties, I moved across the country. There, I spent the next few years focusing on healing.

Listen While Reading

Sitting alone in the night's cool air

Crickets sing in my adoration

A welcome to the lovely and fair

A long awaited consolidation

A union of I and this place so serene

Saved by Divine intervention


For though blessed as of this moment

'Twas not always great like so

Once imprisoned by a city's walls

A place where devils enjoy to go

Once cursed to live in torment

A place where demons run the show


A garden for a slithering serpent

Allowed to explore his evil demeanor

One glance into his ugsome eyes

Chained 'twas I in terror

Fighting for who would take my soul

Tempting was his chosen sepulchre


From every angle, and each viewpoint

Darkness clouds the deadened earth

'Tis a wonder sweet death did not take me

Yet given a chance for rebirth

'Tis a wonder my eyes behold beauty

Behold the cross's sweet worth


In beauty does my soul now grow

Filled with love and freedom

A wonder to hear my welcome song

The devils fought, but were overcome

A wonder to hear the bull frogs sing

"Safe now" are the words they hum


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      Ashley W 17 months ago

      Thank you.

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      TheCursedChild 17 months ago

      Wow. That's beautiful