Our lives seem to radiate outwards
with us at the center,
yet none of us is the center of anything
except our inventive illusions.
Show us reality,
not as we’d like it to be
nor as we fear it might be,
but as you see it, dear Lord,
in truth and love.



Photo of woman wading down Bouldin Creek in Austin, Texas.
This originally appeared as Photo Prayer 2009-44.

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Kerry wrote:
LOVE this Danny!

Harold wrote:
Lovely image and words, Danny.

Bill wrote:
Good one this time. Thanks!

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