Excerpt from Merge by Tracy Brooks


This poem appears in our Summer 2014 Digital Issue. It was one of the poems Tracy wrote during our 2014 Poem-A-Thon. Download and read the rest of Tracy’s poem and the entire issue.

(for my parents)

Bigger than most
smaller somedays
stronger than any could see
Softer than this world
outstretched beyond life
the reason the kingdom didn’t collapse
From another era
love moved simpler
songs felt simpler
heartfelt entwining unspoken

Tracy BrooksTRACY BROOKS believes in the power of poetry and stories. As an intuitive empath and Shamanic healer, she offers channeled writings and poems to support others, www.facebook.com/soulbeckons. Death has always been a teacher to her and she has communicated with those that have passed on for most of her life. This whispering between worlds is the foundation of her first book, which is being finished now. When not writing, she is busy homeschooling her children, receiving wisdom from her dog, teaching yoga to young people, and offering various spiritual practices to others. www.tracybrookswriter.com

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