Friday, September 22, 2006

Friday Quote: On Prayer

"I know a lot of fancy words,
I tear them from my heart and my tongue.
Then I pray."

--Mary Oliver
an excerpt from the poem, "Six Recognitions of the Lord"
from Thirst

1 comment:

Fieldfleur said...

Wow! i love this quote! The power of words unleashed may need repentance, or anointment, or gratitude, or ....

Thanks for sharing.