The quiet fills my brain.
Pushing in on all sides, it laughs at me.
Laughs at all the things I have to do, but as of now are still undone.
The silence is loud and screams at me…
to do and do, no time for you.
Guilt chimes in as I contemplate
my day’s, week’s, month’s to-do list.
As the quiet threatens me,
shakes its fist at me,
I hear Your voice…almost as low as the quiet.
The quiet noise retreats at His rebuke and I.choose.Him.
I ate Your Words today.
Rainbow-colored and sweet as honey.
They went down…
To my inmost parts where You reside.
Peace-filled and joyous…
I continued on.
Little crickets hopping.
Unaware they’ve been given a death sentence.
Such a cruel and unusual punishment. Continue reading “Dead Crickets Hopping”
The sadness travels.
Across oft-traveled pathways.
Knowing fully the shortest route…
Obeying traffic lights and stop signs. Continue reading “Frequent Flier Miles”
I was thinking of you today.
Thinking of how far apart we’ve become,
Not just physically, but mentally as well. Continue reading “Letting go”
Looking at the words displayed on the walls in my old room,
A hodgepodge of rhyming lines mingled with non-rhyming thoughts. Continue reading “Then and Now”
I gaze upon your face…
That round, bulbous face.
You stare back at me.
Boring into my soul Continue reading “Blue Moon”