A Limb just Moved

You taught Your songs to the birds first,

why was that?

And You practised Your love in the hearts of animals

before You created man,

I know the planets talk at night

and tell secrets



A limb just moved before me,

the beauty of this world

is causing me to



From Love Poems from God, by Daniel Ladinsky.

Copyright © 2002 by Daniel Ladinsky.

Reprinted by permission of the author.