Blessings – Day 8

Trying to motivate myself to get some new work. Tough stuff.

Day 8/Verse 8 of acrostic prayer poem*:

Timageshank you God
for the blessing of
hunger, for
humility to
hold hardship.


Each day for 26 days – counting from December 8, 2014 – I am writing one stanza of what will be, when finished, a 26-stanza acrostic prayer poem about blessings. For more information, including why I chose the English alphabet instead of the Hebrew one, check out my initial post.

About armsakimbobook

I'm a mother, a lawyer, a feminist, a writer, a potter, and an inveterate and unapologetic New Yorker. My book, Arms Akimbo: A Journey of Healing, tells of my journey of healing over a number of years, learning to live a full life after I was molested by my father at a very young age. I live in Maynard, MA, with my wife and and our two moose-cats, Samson and Hercules. My daughter used to live with me part-time, but she's all grown up now and in her junior year of college, which I can't quite fathom, since she was born about five minutes ago...
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