A love poem for my ancestors

💙Word Weaving for my ancestors

ʟɪꜱᴛᴇɴɪɴɢ ɪɴ ᴛʜᴇ ꜱʜᴀᴅᴏᴡꜱ
ʙᴇɪɴɢ ɪɴ ᴄᴏᴍᴍᴜɴɪᴏɴ ᴡɪᴛʜ ᴍʏ ʙᴇʟᴏᴠᴇᴅꜱ
ɪ ʟɪᴛ ᴀ ᴄᴀɴᴅʟᴇ ɪɴ ᴍʏ ꜱᴏᴜʟ
ᴀɴᴅ ɪɴᴠɪᴛᴇᴅ ᴛʜᴇᴍ ᴛᴏ ᴄʀᴏꜱꜱ ᴛʜᴇ ᴠᴇɪʟ
ɪ ᴅᴀɴᴄᴇᴅ ᴏꜰꜰ ᴡɪᴛʜ ᴛʜᴇᴍ
ɪɴᴛᴏ ᴛʜᴇ ʟɪᴍɪɴᴀʟ
ᴀɴᴅ ɪ ɴᴏᴡ ᴋɴᴏᴡ, ᴛʜᴇ ᴍʏꜱᴛᴇʀɪᴇꜱ ʟɪᴇ ᴡɪᴛʜɪɴ

I used three of the prompts from my November offerings list : Shadow, Liminal and Mystery and combined them to fill in a 7 line prompt from @k8belew to come up with this offering for my ancestors. 🤍

The Title: Shadows, Veils
Line 1: “Listening ” Line 2: “Being _____
Line 3: “A candle in _
Line 4: In this line speak about the veil
Line 5:”I danced _

Line 6: “Off “
Line 7: “I know _

It was placed on their altar on Samhain where it will stay until tomorrow when I will be burned and released with the rest of the ancestral table offerings into our family bonfire.

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