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A poem

You wake up with every reason to be in a bad mood and every reason not to be Yet the choice feels beyond you There is something somewhere in your thoughts the determining factor – something to tip the scale … Continue reading

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Conversations with sorrow (1)

“Out of earth’s sorrows, into Thy balm, Out of life’s storms and into Thy calm, Out of distress to jubilant psalm, Jesus, I come to Thee.” Sorrow, there is always something you are touching – some precious thing you have … Continue reading

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chin up, a poem

chin up, beloved this is not now the time of grief but the time of faith if you must jump the gun (reading circumstances and assuming results) jump the gun toward faith and hope in the happy ending and if … Continue reading

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I don’t know, do you?

Where do our memories go When we die? Do they go with us, Or are we done with them? I wish I could give mine To someone to hold In case one might be needed. But then I guess It … Continue reading

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poem

Terrified I pray for their faith What does that say about mine?

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Strength

It is not now, in this fragile state, weak and easily torn, that I will ask for strength. But I will ask for you. You with me and my timid heart. Though strength seems a sure cure it is only … Continue reading

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It’ll do

I don’t have the energy for hope today Or the strength to ask for joy Today I ask for trust – the grim earthy virtue of unglamorous surrender head down, plodding forward one moment at a time trust

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