I wrote this poem a while ago. I needed to remind myself… I am a victor. I push through. I don’t settle. I don’t shrink back!!! I’m stretching my arms up wide. I’m not letting go. I will walk in the abundance God has for my life. And even more so- when this life passes…. I will walk in the amazing abundance rewarded to me… eternal life!!
Sharing my heart:
A poem by Darlene Collazo,
Reaching beyond the point expected of me.
Reaching beyond the point of no return.
Beyond my circumstances,
Beyond the statistics imposed on me based on my background
And my past failures.
Beyond the impossibilities,
Beyond the pain,
Beyond the questions.
Beyond the struggles,
Beyond the setbacks,
Beyond the muck and mire.
Beyond the natural,
Beyond what I can see.
higher, farther, deeper…
Into the arms of the One who created me.
Into the arms of the One who knows me.
Into the arms of the One who loves me.
There I find that I’ve pressed through any situation.
There I find that I am safe, secure, protected, and loved.
There I find that I am mighty.
I am a conqueror.
I am reaching…