If tonight brings my last breath,
where I am swept from life to death.
Guard my soul, as it takes flight
and lead it to eternal light.
Loosely based on:
Rom 6:23; Isa 53:5; Matt 27:27-56; Mark 15:21-38;
Luke 23:26-49; John 19:16-37
This poem won 2nd place for the October 2018 poetry contest