Tag Archives: dVerse Poets Pub

Blue Sky Lies

No sunny Southern California blue sky watched over me the day everything changed. I grew up under an honest sun. Shining high in the cerulean sky it brought warmth. But here that celestial orb when it deigned to appear was … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Plenty

Don’t fret tiny hummingbird There’s plenty to go around The flowers all are blooming Still I hear your worried sound You chirp in the cedar tree When a fellow bird comes ’round As if you think there’s not enough Though … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

An Interrupted Cry Restored

Mary stared, blinking, at the urine-covered stick—Please, only one line—as two lines appear. She tried to imagine the child in her arms, but the impression wouldn’t jell. When far away an interrupted cry breaks her heart, she sees him clearly. … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry, Pro-Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

The Truth about Riches

They say you can’t take it with you That’s probably true Money won’t pay your way to get into heaven Whether you are rich or poor the price is the same to atone for sin Only Jesus, the half shekel, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

The Big Seven-O

As he drove his big pick-up truck around the circle at Friends Landing, the furrowed brow and tilted head said he wasn’t quite sure what he was seeing. We actually fooled him. You’d think at 70 there wouldn’t be much … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 31 Comments

My Love of Summer

How does summer fly? Warmth of days gone by Outdoors Barbeques imply Tasty chicken thigh No chores Scents waft to the sky Past a loud magpie Autumn I’ll defy Sunset we decry Hawk soars Weather is bone dry Cherish mid-July … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

Risen

We shout He is risen but do we understand the importance of the rising of the Son of man? Today on Easter Monday and tomorrow and the next we need not be fearful worried or perplexed Hope has risen freeing us … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments