Unite in Prayer
I was good enough at doing the tap dance of the world –
I knew how to hustle and please and survive.
But the moment I sensed a more ethereal melody… 111 more words
1 day, 11 hours ago
Writing poetry feels exactly like taking care of children.
Ideas keep running up to me
“Mom Mom, write me first”
I have to take a deep breath and tell everybody to… 14 more words
2 days, 12 hours ago
I may never know, whose prayers first lit
the path beneath my feet.
But I think the best thank you note
is to march on, 28 more words
4 days, 8 hours ago
I’ll never understand how you stopped believing.
The sun is shining, and your shades are drawn tight.
Why are you curled up in a ball on the couch, 181 more words
5 days, 8 hours ago
The first encounter feels like a helium balloon of love,
floating us gently to new heights of peace and sweetness we’d never fathomed.
Sooner or later, 121 more words
5 days, 10 hours ago
When we spend time in silence contemplating God’s powerful unconditional love for us, He pours the perfection of His Spirit into us. It’s a beautiful thing. 586 more words
1 week, 3 days ago
Oh gluttonous grief, you don’t scare me.
I know your heaviness is just a wooly blanket
that can’t suffocate the essential part of me.
I’ll sleep through the sadness and prickly heat as long as it takes. 141 more words
1 week, 4 days ago