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Saint of Caring




Saint of Caring


Three hundred years from now,

Will I be remembered?

If I shall, exactly how?

Hopefully, for the better.


Old files and writings tucked away

Telling the future my hopes and dreams

Child poverty and hunger to end – I pray

Or clean water from the earth’s streams.


Perhaps the words lost in a sea of writings,

Speaking of death, grief, and losing people

And giving hope to those who are fighting,

Searching for a life where they can be peaceful.


If any title is fair game

And I can be remembered for anything.

I would like – this title – to be claimed.

Susan Reed, The Saint of Caring.

© S. Reed

In response to A True Saint.

Patron Saint

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