“Evolving Lives” Oakdale Community Choir Concert, May 19th and May 21st, 2015 at the Iowa Medical and Classification Center, Coralville, IA.
14thSeason IMCC Community Choir Concert – May 19 & 21, 2015 A Summary of Writing Responses
Bridge over Troubled Water
“When you’re weary, feelin’ small, when tears are in your eyes- I will dry them all;
I’m on your side Oh, when times get rough and friends just can’t be found,
Like a bridge over troubled water – I will lay me down.”
“Bridge” conjures up the flooding of a stream with violent turbulence. A bridge provides safe passage to beyond.
What strikes me is how firm and stable people being bridges have to be. You can’t be a bridge if you are being tossed in the currents too, so its a person who can rise above the chaos and stay firm. Those people are not always plentiful, but they are treasures to find, and it is awesome to be able to be that for others. Continue reading “Newsletter: May, 2015”