Knowledge puffs up, but love builds up. (1 Corinthians 8:1b)
Filling the fragile
skin of the balloon
with great breaths of knowledge
Blowing and blowing
Bits of what might have been
rain down on the party.
Readings are from Streams of Mercy: a meditative commentary on the Bible by Ann Kristin Haldors Fontaine (used with permission of the author.)