There are dangers in being free . . .

Yosemite '10

There are dangers in being free.

Constrain me.

Remind me of safe moorings in rocky seas,

safe anchors in desperate waters.

Restrain me with love

and frame me with gracelets.

About apronheadlilly

wife and mother, musician, composer / poet, teacher, and observer of the world, flawed Christ-follower
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21 Responses to There are dangers in being free . . .

  1. waynebradley says:

    A locomotive is most free when it stays on its tracks.

  2. maenamor says:

    what a great end to the weekend…brilliant photo’s

  3. gingerbreadcafe says:

    Great pictures and true words.

  4. “Restrain me with love and frame me with gracelets.” Love these words!

  5. Dor says:

    I love the way you “see” things in poetry and pictures! Thanks for sharing this one on the dangers of being free.

  6. SL Schildan says:

    Lilly, this whole poem and the photos are amazing. A nice way to start Monday. Thank you! 😀

    I also enjoyed the visit to Erick Johannsen’s site. Thanks for sharing it. 😉

  7. Love your poetry. Rich & accessible.

  8. Subhan Zein says:

    Lovely poetry! And wonderful pictures too! 🙂

    Subhan Zein

  9. hello, love everything about this post – the poem, the pics and the lesson. especially love the angle of the third pic… thanks for sharing. hope things are well, ms. lily… 🙂

  10. susanpoozan says:

    Loved your photographs.

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