In the Pink


When I am blue,

there is healing in the pink.

When barbed darkness presses down,

 a crushing breath-taker,

I can look up to these ribbons of wonder,

remembering redemption is nearer than I can imagine.

About apronheadlilly

wife and mother, musician, composer / poet, teacher, and observer of the world, flawed Christ-follower
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30 Responses to In the Pink

  1. Nate says:

    Nice photographs! I really like the composition of the 3rd one down. Beautiful colors.
    Thanks for sharing,

  2. WOW! What beautiful photos and what a talent you have for capturing exceptional pics. Thank you for sharing these.

  3. Pamanner says:

    Yes, the pink saves me, too!

  4. James Even says:

    Beautiful! The shot with the sun looking lazily through the clouds is my favorite….

  5. randallslack says:

    The dog is probably thinking, “Hey, why are we stopping all the time on this walk?”

    Wonderful pictures, Lilly. You have a gift that I wish I had. Praying for Kelly’s leg.

  6. Lindy Lee says:

    Nature provides us with never-ending, ever-changing entertainment…

  7. Daphne says:

    Short, concise, and beautiful! Excellent job!

  8. Serendipity says:

    so subtle and beautiful… 🙂

  9. Thomas Davis says:

    Great post, poem and photographs, again.

  10. lazfreedman says:

    Very good photos,

  11. I know what you mean about it being hard to concentrate on something when you have that beauty above you. I tend to walk staring at the sky. My husband has gotten used to me tripping and falling because I get so engrossed by the sky.

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