And the Rain Comes

What can we learn from the rain? Pelting the ground Puddles deepening Gutters need sweeping What can we learn from the rain? Its pitting Hitting tough spots Even flooding What can we learn from the rain? Is it possible to drown in pain? Never letting go Guilt should be done and over What can we … Continue reading And the Rain Comes

Autumn’s Song

An Autumnal hymn Suspends A morning chill Not frigid Invigorates At the earlier break Of dawn Mother deer Lead their fawn To the berries at forest's edge Squirrels stuff their cheeks As they reach for more Tentative Yet An ever slight increase Seasonal momentum Leaves fallen So brittle Disintegrate Beneath your feet The night today … Continue reading Autumn’s Song

Speak to the Clouds

He spreads the clouds across the sky Like icing on a cake The clouds, they lay Ready to obey Every breath of wind Breaking them in, Humbling their vast power For it is He who darkens but remains the Tower Oh, heavenly clouds, Wrapped in His love abound Teach us to flow In every high … Continue reading Speak to the Clouds

Just for Today

It's almost like Fall is breezing by The bluest sky still While the wind rushed in Leaving the dead to lie Bare bones Confused and alone Next to bountiful green Seeming Blessed with life In spite of the brewing freeze All things though are different When seen in His light Imagining His angels singing Holy … Continue reading Just for Today

Unfrozen

Crystals hardening A new day dawning His blue hues His misty morning Canada air Frozen here Covering the window Of my sleepy hollow Where fear and lies deeply burrow Frothing, freezing Heavy feeling What once was clear Now encrusted … is He still near? Why can’t I see The eyes who made me? When will … Continue reading Unfrozen

A Fallen Feather

A click, a caw Squirrel nails sound like claws Clinging to bark Their home base in the dark Birds, many Stir, darting plenty Flurry of wings Sing their freedom melody Sky opens its arms Welcoming all Then … the feather Lightly wafting Tenderly sailing Edges unfussed Its owner undressed Missing a thread Of the coat … Continue reading A Fallen Feather

Locust Song All the Day Long

Listening to the locusts My focus Is on God Am I sure His name is on my head? What of others who splinter the fence, Those who say Jesus doesn't make sense? What of those who speak His name But turn away and defame Him? The end is drawing near It is time Proclaim with … Continue reading Locust Song All the Day Long