I have recently learned about a new poem style known as a freku. It begins with a free verse poem and then concludes with a summarizing haiku; hence the term freku. This is my second try with such a poem.
Like a river that gently comes and goes,
The day opens and flows before me.
Like a river that turns and bends, it unfolds
With unknown events; hidden and unseen.
And like a river softly forever lapping in a
Continuous tinkling stream,
I must trustingly wade through this new day
By walking with the Lord in faith and
Letting him lead me the way.
Like a river that
Flows, must keep on trusting and