The truth of Jesus Christ’s complete redemption can be told in any form. In this post I’ve set God’s truth into Cinquain — one of my favorite poetic forms. Virus: To lots of folks It is a scary word. But there’s a name that can kill it: Jesus! Disease By any name. Must bow toContinue reading “There Is A Cure”
It’s been raining here for two whole days, so I thought it was only fitting that I write about rain. Since I’m in a poetic mood, I decided I’d give myself a little workout and do one haiku, one cinquain, and one simple iambic pentameter verse about that subject. HAIKU Everything is gray. Rain hangingContinue reading “Rain Poems”
Written in response to a couple friends of mine who have said for almost a year that they’ve thought about trying to write cinquain, but they won’t even make a start. They find it fascinating, but seem to be afraid of it. They have this false idea that because they need to count syllables, theyContinue reading “Cinquain: Just Do It”
I wrote this piece for my poetry site, but decided I’d share it here as well. Portals Wait before me. I stand before closed doors But do not let that hinder me: “Open!” Behold, The doors obeyed. And now I stand in awe. I see what possibilities Await. So now I must decide: Will IContinue reading “Stepping Through The Door — Cinquain”
I’m tired Of summer heat. I say this ev’ry year: Fall is the only perfect time Of year. Autumn Is close now. I hear the crickets sing. And leaves are falling one by one. Can’t wait. Seasons Come and go. And I appreciate All of them, but none so much as Autumn. Thanks so muchContinue reading “Three Autumn Cinquain: I’m So Ready”
I haven’t written any cinquain in several months. That’s not like me at all, so I decided I’d remedy that situation today and write two. Faulty Garden Zenias I planted some, And nice green stems came up. But months have passed and still no blooms. What’s wrong??? Closing In On Christmas August HasContinue reading “Two Cinquain Just For Fun”
HEY, THERE. ARE YOU READY? AM I READY FOR WHAT? READY FOR THE RETURN OF JESUS — SOON NOW. UH … WELL … I’M NOT QUITE SURE. WHAT DO I NEED TO DO? JUST GIVE YOUR HEART. MAKE HIM YOUR LORD. THAT’S ALL.
Awake! Here comes the sun. I’m casting off right now To meet the day where it begins. Ahoy! My latest watercolor experiment ~~~
Noel. Light up the tree. Hang strands of brilliant glow. Let your light shine to tell the world Noel! This post completes the’ Seven Days of Noel Cinquain.’ Hope you’ve enjoyed them. photo courtesy of Geralt @ pixabay.com ~~~
Noel. Hark to the sound Of angel song above, Announcing God’s great gift of Love. Noel! photo courtesy of Geralt @ pixabay.com ~~~
Noel: The King is born! Let everything with breath Burst forth with shouts of thanksgiving. Noel! photo courtesy of Geralt @ pixabay.com
Noel: The King has come. And in His Word is pow’r To remove mountains in our way. Noel. photo courtesy of Kalhh @ pixabay.com ~~~
Noel: A babe is born. Spread the good news to all. The promised Savior’s here at last. Noel.
Reaching Beyond the scope Of my understanding To find the substance of my life: It’s God. ~~~
` Rainstorm At the grocer’s. Just as I was all done. My cart full of goodies is now All wet! I too Am now soaked through. Left umbrella in car. Stupid and now paying for it: Drip, drip.