A Cup

Sep 5 · 1 min read

of all the things I wanted
to be growing up
I never considered
a cup, but
the way you hold yours
press it to your lips
never let it out of sight
I’ve reconsidered
my ambitions

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Meditations and observations at the crossroads of faith, life lessons, love, creativity and encouragement for when life gets rough. A journal from Jake Lira.


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