Thinking

Oh, how I miss, on most days, the chance to think! To sit in silent reflection, To ponder the infinite cosmos of whim, and fancy, and...

Desperate for Restoration

Desperate times call for desperate measures, And hardly a time have I known more desperate than this. Desperately I want to see your...

An Overturned Lantern

A lit candle atop an overturned lantern, The lantern smashed; its dim light was grimly seen A broken pattern, my hope’s been aptly...

Enough!

Oh why should I sigh at another’s jubilance? Why should I weep as they break into song? Dancing on their merry way, Holding hands on...

A Simple Bedtime Poem

In the interest of time, I will close my eyes And drift off to sleep To awake peacefully And in the morning I’ll smile at the glory Of...

Sadness, cutting sadness

Sadness, cutting sadness To see the people around me Hurting so very deeply Madness, utter madness To look for pleasure in things That...

Hope Shimmers Like The Sea

My soul cries out in joy to my God, The deliverer of my soul And the provider of all my soul’s longings! ‘Tis a day of blessed peace!...

Let’s Press On!

I am alone again, and I like it this way. Now the reins are off; Now my pedal’s pressed down to the floor. Before me lies an open door –...

I Love My God

I love my God so much; He is so precious to me. No matter what the circumstances that threaten me, He is ever my strength, my warm...

Dearest God Above

Dearest God above, We come to You today giving You thanks, For You are not just a God seated high above us, But You are near to each of...

Hawk Song

Lord, I ain’t got no more ideas Everything I do turns into trash My hopes rise and rise to highest heights But then I’m catapulted...

A Time

Here’s an intro poem thing I wrote for The Writer… — A time, When time itself shuddered in the darkness, When empty vastness filled the...

Vincerò!

Summer is beginning. What a great thing! Time to spend with family and friends away from the hustle and bustle of school; warm air and...

All I Can Do

Dear Father, I am dying. I’m losing heart; I’m losing my mind. My dreams are breaking before me. The worst part is uncertainty. The...

The Earth Spins No More

Waiting, waiting, waiting is mine, My fate for a moment or two. Time, time, time is sublime, Yet it infuses all that we do. We cannot...

Eccentric

I pride myself in being different. Some people just don’t understand. They want me to fit in; They want some kind of “norm,” Some...