Remedies for the Spirit
 
 

Self to Reach

 

If you want to heal the body, then listen to the soul.

            It tells the body what it needs when it’s no longer whole.

 

A soul in need may choose to speak through agony or ache.

            A soul in need has self to reach, self to stir and wake.

 

“Prayers to still be prayed, changes to be made;

            Demons to set free, truth to voice and see.”

 

If you want to heal the body, then listen to the soul.

            It tells the body what it needs when it’s no longer whole.

 

A soul in need may choose to speak through injury or illness.

            A soul in need has self to reach with wisdom in the stillness.

 

“Forgiveness to bestow, emotions to let go;

            Fears to bravely face, dreams to share and chase.”

 

If you want to heal the body, then listen to the soul.

            It tells the body what it needs when it’s no longer whole.

 

A soul in need may choose to speak through ailment, wound, or pain.

            A soul in need has self to reach and power to regain.

 

“Leaps of faith to take, ties that bind to break;

            Gifts to claim and live, love to find and give.”

 

 

                                    -Lisa Murphy Taylor, © 2008

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