The Blank Path

I think this blank slate phase

is also

me finally having to work for something.

Not have it given like Joseph’s favor, placed

upon him by God and received by others in

God’s own timing.


This is me


how to take ownership of my life.

To ask myself the hard questions,

to dive to the depths of my soul

and embrace the answers I find there,

either in loving hug or determined grip.

This blank slate is the concrete

from which God will build my path–

the path He meant for me to be on all along.

This blank slate path . . .

it is emptied, like my hands, so I can receive in full

what He has purposed to be mine.

2 thoughts on “The Blank Path

Add yours

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a website or blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: