Category Archives: Poetry

Somewhere Between Safety and Confusion

I already wish that I did Never waste a moment in Fear. In selfish pursuit. Trying to build an Image. Chasing after emptiness. Trying to catch the wind; Leaving the richness of the shelter of Love- that embrace of the … Continue reading

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Approaching the Fire

In this dark winter of my heart In this strange season I am kept apart In this great nation where I live the snow piles up like our sins We shake our fist at the ice; will we scream in the flame? … Continue reading

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Snowflakes in My Coffee Cup

Snowflakes in my coffee cup the stillness in my heart fills up The clouds hang thick and branches sprawl the skyline dead in silver mist the chill creeps to the marrow of my frozen finger bones but my coffee cup, … Continue reading

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Missing Redemption’s Song

If I stood before the throne would I hear “Well done.”? Or would I fall, that my works were all rags in Your sight? Did I, in confusion forget my first Love? is Your face turned away from my soul’s … Continue reading

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Heaven’s Reign

Was that restlessness in my heart something I would miss In the conflict and the questions had my cross become a gift? In the searching; In the pain; at a loss Your Word remained at the source of my surrender … Continue reading

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Waiting at the Door

Your thoughts are not my thoughts, and Your ways are not my ways how restless I become throughout the days; my aching heart impatient in the wait in Your silence I forget to pray, when in the drought I cry for … Continue reading

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Maybe You Hate Me

Maybe you loved me you thought you did You were missing some pieces and thought I would fit Maybe you used me maybe you tried maybe you set out to break me inside Maybe I struggled. maybe I cried. maybe … Continue reading

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Stage Fright

God there was a place i can remember i reached for any shade to hide that i had lost my grace… Self conscious enough seek shelter but my shame was my spotlight and it loved the stage. my voice, shaken … Continue reading

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Mrs. Gordon

A teacher told me long ago, the world would pass me by I never stopped to question if her statement was a lie I lived my life inside a dream, yet high upon a drug so addicted to approval within … Continue reading

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No More

no more cashing in on that which money cannot buy, no more handing out for free my truth to those who lie, no more asking for approval, and no more easy trust, no more looking in the mirror to decide … Continue reading

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