Completion Part Two

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What if we could see the future before it happens?  Would we run from it, try to change it, or prepare ourselves for what’s coming?

“Seeing is believing,” they say, but there is more beyond the veil than our limited vision can ever bring into focus. Imagine if we could see it all!

Soul Sight

The canopy between heaven and earth

Splits atoms until it disappears

Beyond the veil is unknowable

Learn to love the mystery

Confusion is not your enemy

Challenging the fog will only increase its density

Instead, empower wonderment

Observe what you can

Learn what matters — if only to you

Leave the rest to God

© 2016 Bessie Adams Senette

 

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Bessie Senette

Bessie Senette is nine and a half months pregnant waiting on the birth of Cutting the Clouds: a Bayou Mystic’s Poems, Musings, and Imaginings – an autobiographical collection of poems and essays about the life and culture of her bayou upbringing and the spirituality that informs her traditional healing gifts. 
A high-spirited, creative, solemn, and above all joyous woman, she celebrates her birthday for the entire month of August, otherwise known as the Besstival. Anyone born in August is welcomed as a Besstivite. The High Feast day of the Besstival (Bessie’s actual birthday) is known as the Besstiva. 

When her Muse is not in the mood to muse, she cooks. Bessie’s home is an oasis of hospitality, and yet her husband, Tom, calls it a fortress of solitude. Somehow it works. She works as a supplemental grandmother and primary Mimsie to Eden and Noah, five grand pups and one cat. 
As an ordained minister, she officiates an ecumenical liturgy for a small congregation of like-minded and just “slightly” wacky folk who are lovingly referred to as the Bessbyterians. 
Bessie is a polydactyl poet, born with six toes on her left foot. Some of her friends think she should have a reality TV show but she insists that it would have to be an UnReality show. All are certain the ratings would be astronomical.

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