Category Archives: Poetry

Poetry flows from the depths of mind, emotion and spirit. It should stream forth from deep within and make way for a bit of mystery and reflection. One must judge for themselves if it is dark or just portraying shades of light and hope.

Brokenness

I run, I hide, I don’t want to be broken. Yet the pain of circumstance overtakes me. Washes over me like a wave. Crashing, turning, and churning. Tossed about by life’s unending agony. Living in such pain. Broken as I am, on the rocks of despair. The tears roll down. All joy has flown away.…

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Words Fail Me

Words fail me. The cascade of crushing pain overwhelms my senses in a cacophony of gasps and groans. And words fail me. I feel the spasm of my lungs as I struggle to breath and wracking sobs swamp my senses. And words fail me. Tears flow with total abandon like a wild waterfall crashing and…

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Yet I Arise

You ruthlessly beat me down Yet, I arise I refuse to perish at your hand You strike again, again and again Yet, I arise Rage fills you and empowers another blow Yet, I arise Perplexed by your inability to destroy you curse Yet, I stand firm Weak and pitiful, yet unyielding and strong How can…

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Your Eyes

When I look into your eyes I am captivated Words utterly fail to express what I see Such Depth, Such Beauty, Such Love How can it be That you would smile at me?

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Updating the Blog

Dusting off the blog site and going to give it another go! What would you like to see? More Christian poetry Meaningful blogs about parenting The Christian life How about some updates on our current writing projects Give us your opinion and help guide the blog as we get started, again!

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Illumination

In celebration of our new writers blog I wanted to post a little dark poetry. What rejoicing there would be if the illumination of the soul were to return and drive out the darkness which permeates such depths? Its subtle invasion creeps along without notice until that which once shined is unrecognizable and but a…

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