Overflowing Fruit

Memories
Past, present and future
What I taste
Tastes like home
What I yield
Is from what I’ve sown
All before me
Leads me forward
To my destiny
Waiting for me

Dversepoets.com Tuesday prompt. Poetics in season. Write a poem about a fruit that evokes a memory, or write about an emotion or abstract concept, or step out of the bowl and create a fruit of your own.
I slept on it, and this is what I have. I will get to your poems soon. I’m behind again.

About Mary (tqhousecat)

I am a wife and a mother of two grown children. I love Jesus and sharing my faith through written words. I currently have a poetry blog and also write on medium.com. My main focus is hope in Christ. I only wish that whoever reads this will be blessed, inspired and occasionally amused.
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8 Responses to Overflowing Fruit

  1. hannamccown says:

    It’s beautiful Mary.

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  2. Helen Dehner says:

    What a lovely response to Mish’s challenge …..

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  3. Mish says:

    Concise and meaningful and how true that we reap what we sow…..”What I yield
    Is from what I’ve sown”

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  4. Beverly Crawford says:

    “what I yield is from what I’ve sown” — all the more reason to be cautious with what we sow!

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  5. Lovely, we are all our own gardeners.

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  6. Vandana Sharma says:

    This is a deep though and so very true.
    In Hinduism this is the essence, what we sow is what we reap and our every action (karma) paves the way for out future.

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  7. Ingenious twist on the prompt, Mary 🥰

    -David

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  8. sanaarizvi says:

    Sigh … so deeply touching, Mary! 💝💝

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