God, Speak to me!
This is a beautiful piece of writing I came across few years back and I had noted it down in my diary.
Thought I’d share this.Writer: Anonymous
The little child whispered,
‘God speak to me’
And the meadow Lark sang,
but the child didn’t hear.
So the child yelled,
‘God! Speak to me!!!’
And the thunder rolled across the sky.
But the child didn’t hear.
The child looked around and said,
‘God, I want to see you.’
And a star shone brightly
but the child did not see.
And the child shouted,
‘God show me a miracle!’
A life was born.
But the child did not know.
So the child cried out in despair,
‘Touch me God! And let me know you are there.’
Whereupon, God reached down and touched the child
but the child brushed the butterfly away and walked away unknowingly.
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[…] An excerpt, from my Journal, that dates back to 2006. I love diaries/journals and I have close to a dozen of them maintained for various purposes. Back during my college days, I had one in which I used to write down quotes and stories that touched me. This is one such. The moment I found something meaningful, I’d find its owner and copy it down. Our college was such that, we did not have access to computers or phones. So I wrote a lot on papers with a pen. […]