Tag Archives: National Poetry Month

The End Begins

April has come to an end And the rain it did send Promises many flowers will bloom And adorable hummingbirds to zoom From blossom to colorful blossom Spring is awesome

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Don’t Miss Today

We plan to serve others Tomorrow, next week Six months from now But don’t miss chances to encourage and uplift today Let us see the way Lord, show us how _______________________________ This poem for Day #29 of NaPoWriMo is inspired by … Continue reading

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Doubting Thomas

Presented with evidence Eyewitness accounts of trusted friends He refused to examine it His own experience was all he would believe Blessed are those who examine the evidence And believe

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Chocolate

I savor the creamy chocolate flavor Be it a dark chocolate bar laced with cocoa nibs Or sumptuous sorbet with hazelnut tidbits Or a delightful muffin with just enough chips

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Servant Leader

Serving is a blessing when those you serve are not expecting what they so deserve Put a happy smile on another’s face Go the extra mile by showing them grace

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Billy Austin

Did you ever get a song stuck in your head? A happy little jingle about sunshine ahead? In my head tonight is Billy Austin’s Tale of tragic plight Come listen ____________________________ I’ve been trying to write my 30-word poems this … Continue reading

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A Mini-Psalm

“He has saved me from death, my eyes from tears, my feet from stumbling.” Psalm 116:8 (NLT). Dark fog surrounded me Torrential tears drowned I besought God, Grant me relief from my despair He answered me Cleared away dark clouds … Continue reading

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The Game

This game of life and death I want to win, do my best Best is not good enough Perfect the winning stuff So I trust my substitute Jesus, Jesse’s root

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Comfort

She’s here with me in this place Comforting me with God’s grace I miss her every day Yet Jesus made a way Redemption for us two Letting hope break through

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A Lipogram without an “A”

When upon one moonlit night I strolled rough contours of deepest dell, frightful gorge I spied this very funny George Wiley wisp upon the moors Become his friend I might

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