Monthly Archives: October 2013

My End

In my closing days When they prepare to go their way, I pray That I haven’t led them astray But placed their young hands In that of the groom-God-man’s Who will wed them With Him. I hope they won’t strain

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Offering

She hands me a dead leaf that God’s designed. “It’s so pretty, Daddy!” she says and extends her hand. I smile at the useless leaf and put it in my pocket. But when I think it’s God’s, I know I

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New Life

Fall is the inversion of spring When leaves take wing And flutter to the ground In opposition to a butterfly flying around To pollinate budding flowers In life’s growing hour. Whereas, death tries to overpower And draw us down from

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Why God?

We often ask our deity Why are you giving me So much adversity? What do you expect of me? That I should take this quietly And lay down as you take family Give me frailty And leave me without money.

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