Sunday, December 8, 2013

Alice and advent

Alice ticked off every day,
carefully and sure,
this adventure was unique;
life so madly drawn.

It was a journey unexpected,
arrival never known,
and yet she plunged abandoned;
such courage surely shown.

Speedily the time did draw,
moments into place,
something notable was born;
Advent seen as grace.


  1. Hmmm..this is a brief yet cool look comparing Alice's courage to Advent's hope ;)

  2. the journey that we make in advent to an adventure that still takes my breath away...well spun...

  3. Oh what a nice ballad.. I think it's well done given some of Lewis Carroll's poetry.. and bringing Alice into advent by the Calendar works so well..

  4. I also appreciate your comparison's.
    Really sweet read redeeming poor Alice some.

  5. I love the idea of plunging abandoned ... having courage. Uplifting & lovely rhymes. Thank you.