We are surrounded by them.

Recently my wife’s grandfather and my grandmother passed away.  This is an amazing poem I found for anyone who has doubts, fear or anxiety about death and the afterlife… Their energy lives on through everything and everyone, we are all made from the same energy.

Do not stand at my grave and weep
I am not there. I do not sleep.
I am a thousand winds that blow.
I am the diamond glints on snow.
I am the sunlight on ripened grain.
I am the gentle autumn rain.
When you awaken in the morning’s hush
I am the swift uplifting rush
Of quiet birds in circled flight.
I am the soft stars that shine at night.
Do not stand at my grave and cry;
I am not there. I did not die.

Mary Elizabeth Frye

via Daily Prompt: Doubt

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