The Broken

A home begins with dreams-

Each room pulled together at the seams.

Stitched with love and sacrifice-

Snuggled together no matter the price.

Sometimes fear and anger strike-

Sometimes laughter and joy the like.

One day chaos comes to reign-

The choice is to cast it out or stay the same.

In shambles you may find your heart-

As the tears stream for having to part.

Yet God will heal that broken heart-

And plant those roots in a fresher start.

Be a testimony to His healing-

And decline that chaos from his stealing.

Heart is the August prompt for writing resources poetry.

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13 Responses to The Broken

  1. Forestwood says:

    A lovely poem to honour your faith. So pleased to joined in. Thank you for the pingback to the A and I Poetry Challenge. It would also be great if you could add the tag ‘A and I Poetry challenge’ to your post so we can include it in our end of the month round up.

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  2. Singledust says:

    oh this was so beautiful!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. This definitely has a lot of heart and is beautiful! 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Beautiful.Home is where the heart is

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  5. HesterLeyNel says:

    This is a great truth, beautifully written.

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