Here we are again 

oh, thank our lucky stars!

teetering on the cusp

of beginning again —

suspended in between 

all that was and all that will be —

cradled in the sway of time

where nothing has yet happened

to be cherished or forgiven 

and everything awaits

to be sanctified

May it be so.


~ Mary Byrne Hoffmann ~

December 31, 2018