Tag Archives: Courage

Fear, My Foe

My adversary fueled by lies half-truths in disguise You shan’t win oh dreaded fear if I hold truth ever near My devilish foe all deceit my Advocate I’d have you meet He is Truth and the Way You shan’t win … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 36 Comments

Courageous

The prompt at dVerse Poets Pub today is to write using antithesis. Bjorn asks us to use contrasting terms to encompass the real truth of the matter as we live in a world both black and white at the same … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Prologue to Fearlessness

Today I’m working on the book proposal for a book I’m planning to write. I thought I’d share with you all the first draft of the Prologue. I’d love to hear what you think. Prologue Some people are born fearless. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Miscellaneous | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Giving up Fear

Over at dVerse Poets Pub today, Abhra has challenged us to write letter poems. I had someone specific in mind when I wrote this, but there are so many people I know who live with unnecessary fear and anxiety that … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Words Lurk

Another dVerse challenge I couldn’t resist. Victoria has called us to action, to use verbs to improve our poetry. She suggested taking an older poem and rewriting it to replace any tired “to be” verbs with action verbs. I took … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

My Heart, Your Home – A Poem

My heart is a mansion where Christ dwells The parlor filled with His mercy The kitchen overflows with His love   But in a back room locked up tight dwell fear, doubt, and guilt Sometimes late at night they make … Continue reading

Rate this:

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