• Gary Hunter

Unflinching Gratitude - June 23, 2021

it is easy to be thankful

for the positive things

that go your way


but to be grateful

for all of it for every

black chip of bad luck

each stake to the heart

and shattered expectation


that would be called

unconditional gratitude


and I wonder if those who can

dance in their own blood

still look ahead to the unknown

place healing will take them?

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