held God

Gentle pressure
on my chest. His head
resting
on my heart.

Still. I feel
baby breath rapid
on my stomach
rise and fall.

My arms encircle
warmth, holding close.
Hands cradle
tiny feet.

I rest
content. A woman
held God
like this.

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2 thoughts on “held God

  1. Amy says:

    I love this.

  2. Jim Klee says:

    A beautiful poem and a lovely reflection on the Incarnation!

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