and now we see in 20/20

Tenderness replaces tears in my eyes
Tension in the already redeemed, but not yet glorified

Redemption that lies in the forgiveness that I did not fully understand
Until the day I was called to mend
The fractals of fragile snowflakes— already shattered
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silent music

Today marks 9 years since the death of my beloved piano teacher.

For the very first time, I felt the reality of it all hit me like a train.
Why didn’t it occur to me before?
Mrs. Diane Delk, my piano teacher of six years, was no longer alive.
Why did God take her from me?

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