Moment between Moments

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There is a stillness in it,

That moment between moments,

One victory and one new beginning,

There is peace,

There is satisfaction

There is clarity,

A singularity of self,

That gives time to…breath,

In,

And out,

In,

And out,

Slowly.

A moment free of the maelstrom,

Of want and fear,

Of insecurity and doubt,

Of determination and hunger,

Here in the moment between moments,

There is peace.

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About Michelle Toussaint

Michelle Toussaint is an Antiguan who has amassed an Associate Degree in Science Education as well as a Diploma in Forensic Science. As such, she Teaches Science in the classroom as well as at home, where she leads...er... co-leads The Tribe. A merry band comprising her Husband-The Chief, herself-The Priestess, and her three precocious children- the tribesmen. When she isn’t mothering, teaching, being a fangirl or feeding her chocolate addiction. She writes two blogs. Random_Michelle and Death By Expectations. View all posts by Michelle Toussaint

3 responses to “Moment between Moments

  • janebasilblog

    Evocative… it reminds me of a moment I experienced, for no particular reason – except perhaps because I needed it – about two years ago, on the way home from a rare, peaceful meal with my brother and some friends. Things were particularly bad with my son, and all the usual thoughts were whirring around in my head, when I suddenly felt the moon pulling my eyes towards it. I looked up, and there it was, just as it has always been, and I suddenly felt utter peace descend over me.
    Its aftermath kept me going until the next crisis, about an hour later, (at the time it was unusual to get through a day without the threat or reality of something terrible occurring) and it was beautiful.
    Life is much easier these days.

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