AMPLE ROOM TO GROW

There are many who believe there are no angels, But I believe angels walk wherever there is light. When we block the light,  We are deceived by demons who are quick To lead us astray. I make choices, not just to please others, But to prove who I am, and who I want to be. […]

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OTHERS, LIARS, and MANY MORE

OTHERS, LIARS, AND MANY  MORE   Hezer did not listen to their lies.  Everything they said seemed to be poisoned arrows aimed directly at him. Why did they continue to speak their malicious words? Why were they lying? What had he done to deserve this?                 More and more people were beginning to hate him.  […]

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IMPRESSION

Impression The king was young and energetic but he was tired of wars, tired of negotiating, tired of having to race around his kingdom assuring his subjects he would be there to rally the troops. If an opposing army threatened, the king needed an envoy, someone who would represent the king and prove that he […]

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BITTER

Bitter is the residue Left when one expects something better. Bitter are the words Left after exchanging truth for lies. Bitter is the look That expresses how someone really feels. Bitter is not better because it will never satisfy. Bitter words, bitter tastes, bitter looks, Are often used to replace love and sweetness, Bitterness survives […]

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BEASTS AROUND US

Beasts surround our tents, wanting in, seeking our warmth, tasting the air, listening to our hearts. The hawks cry out warnings, Small creatures run for cover, The beasts circle us, eagerly licking their chops, ready to pounce with teeth and nails, fish swim away, hurrying upstream, away from expected carnage. The beasts around us, They […]

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WAITING FOR ACTION

I’m not a coward, So why do I stay away from a crowd, When it’s too rambunctious or too loud? I’m not crazy, So why do I believe politicians, Who promise the moon and tell everyone to sacrifice, Even though controlling the money flow, By limiting it to a lesser amount would suffice. Why do […]

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