Tuesday, March 12, 2013

100 Words - Closed Doors

The Lord has trampled and pulverised me, 
pulled the rug beneath my feet, 
erased every path, 
thrown me into darkness, 
closed every door. 

Then when all is lost, 
your spirit broken, 
a light shines, 
a window opens, 
a path shows up. 

But fear and doubt make you turn away 
You break down that closed door,
to walk the old path.
The cycle repeats again.

Then your weary soul
urges you to surrender to His will,
to walk His path
with love, faith, courage, strength

And slowly you learn
that when He closes a door
somewhere He will open a window.

picture taken from everydaygyaan.com

This post explains my 6 word memoir so this prompt was very timely and very apt.

Linking to 100 words at Everyday Gyaan - prompt Closed Doors

Wishing you a day when doors magically open.

Warm Regards


  1. My mother has always said that when one door closes another opens. I truly believe it although sometimes it is hard to find!

    1. That is so true Carolina - sometimes that door is hard to find.

  2. Well put. With a heart open to posibilities, the spirit will flow to you.

    1. Thanks Francene, that's the key - to be open to possibilities. Thanks for visiting.

  3. Beautiful, Suzy.

    Life is not just about dejection :) there is always hope towards the end of tunnel.

    1. Thanks Ruchira. So true, there is always hope and light at the end of the tunnel. If only we would see!

  4. Yours words are so comforting to a weary heart. Hoping that most of us keep our eyes open to that window.

    1. Thanks Fiona. Glad my post was comforting.


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