If Only

May 20, 2024 | Writer's Blog | 0 comments

If only she knew
How strong she’d become
If only she knew
She’s beautiful inside and out

If only she knew then
What she knows now
If only she knew
The light at the end of the tunnel is her

But what she knows now
She would never undo
What made her
The person she is now

If only you’ll see
The same as me
Sooner rather than later
Do you see your light now too?

~ Rebecca Dingman, poet
~ Cathy Schrock, mixed media artist

This mixed media art has many layers, one on top of the other, so when the surface is scratched, the under-layers come through and show “where they came from.” Like our lives, each layer (or experience) adds depth and texture to the “final product,” (in quotes since we are never really finished in this life until Father calls us home.) ~ Cathy

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