Sun Kissed Days

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Tuesday, April 12, 2011


I will not pretend to know
the struggles you endured,
I have not walked in your shoes
I have not carried your burden.
I will not pretend to know.
In your eyes I will feel the journey that led you here.

In your words I will hear your strength
through despair, through victory.
My heart open,
to understand your pain
I am moved
I am touched
by your salvation and mine.


  1. Wow, Ayala, this could be studied in school, and still not fully mined. Very evocative!

  2. Compassion is a miraculous thing. It's what's needed to make the world a better place and you definitely bring it, girl! xo

  3. smiles. i love to hear peoples story...and they need people to hear it...more than commenting on it, just to listen

  4. "My heart is open, to understand your pain"

    This an invitation that holds me captive. This post is simple with its message of compassion and I just absolutely love it.

  5. Brian, I always love to listen....:)

  6. We learn so much from others if we stay open.

  7. True, Belinda. I love to listen to others.