Tag Archives: God

a godly conversation – October 8

[a godly conversation] I cannot speak to you as I would or rather could should my mouth is wood when I open it to say my heart and roots drop out of things that never quite touch what it was … Continue reading

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

why did you take my daddy – August 8

8.6.2017 [why did you take my daddy] why did you take my daddy away. at age two he could now talk and ask. six months earlier I had to tell him and his family that dad would never be coming … Continue reading

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I ran from my dream – May 30

5.30.2017 I ran from my dream frightened and denying the images of my mortality   body withering skinnier each day the muscles outlined and my lover aware,   that I thought I would have more time, twenty more plenty enough … Continue reading

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

direct apprehension

4.7.2017 hearing God’s voice directly.   asking and waiting for a word.   a sense attribute more lost than found   for secular us. ————

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

mid-lent – March 24

3.24.2017 mid-lent, when ice starts melting water flows and my heart begins to open to movings other than my own.   mid-lent, mid life, mid storm mid desert places of peace begin to emerge out of places I wasn’t looking. … Continue reading

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

a visit with Mike – March 11

3.11.2017 out for the day with the prodigal son, damaged by birth, by life, by all the bad chances and changes that can harm   and yet, he smiles and we try, because God made him   and somewhere in … Continue reading

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

presence – March 9

3.9.2017 You were present today ahead, behind, beneath my entire day   though I was blind mostly not seeing nor aware except in fleeting glances   that You were here in every step. ————-

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment