Autumn is Upon Us

by Brad Nelson9/24/17

I had promised Gibblet a haiku contest or exhibition of some sort way back when. Well, the coming of fall seems as good a time as any to dust off our creative, touchy-feely muscles. More » • (698 views)

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The Magic Summer

by David Norris8/2/17

It was a sunny summer day and the children were playing in the field. In the distance they saw an old man with a cane, struggling to walk in the noon day heat. More » • (204 views)

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Something Seems Wrong

by Fashqn6/3/17

We’ll eagerly sit and watch a good movie- for 2 hrs or perhaps even 3

But church for more than an hour? – really?? um…are you kidding me?

We’ll spend time at another ballgame-even in the hottest part of day

But think even 5 to 10 minutes- is quite an awfully long time to pray More » • (467 views)

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It’s Not About Me

by Fashqn5/24/17

I’m not enough, a flawed human and that’s why

You had to come to earth; You had to die

I will never be ‘right’ in every way

So You chose to give up Your life that day More » • (498 views)

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I Know

by Fashqn1/31/17

I know the frustration you feel
When you slowly sit down to pray
Wondering if you’ll feel My presence
Or find the right words to say More » • (1040 views)

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The Dream Poem

by Fashqn1/26/17

I still remember a dream where you spoke to me with love
Assuring me that one day I’d be with you in Heaven above More » • (633 views)

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Your Mother’s Words

by Fashqn1/9/17

I wrote this for the daughter of a friend who just passed away, but I hope it can comfort others who have lost their moms More » • (617 views)

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I Love You Anyway

by Fashqn1/5/17

Even when there’s total quiet every time I pray
I choose to trust that You are there
I love you anyway More » • (682 views)

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I woke this morning

by Fashqn1/5/17

I woke this morning , darkness tried to say
It’s going to be another dreary, sad day
But I passed a stranger in the store
Who gave me a smile and something more
She reminded me that God is good More » • (425 views)

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Prisoner of Treason

by Gibblet11/12/16

Icy prison of deep cold blue.
An army of one: abandoned and alone.
Freedom’s voice is raised in vain and dies
waiting for an echo which never returns. More » • (593 views)

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Vote Fraud Army

by Timothy Lane11/11/16

(with apologies to Tom Lehrer)

We are the Vote Fraud Army.
Every one of us Cares.
We all hate poverty, war, and injustice,
And ACORN pays for our wares. More » • (493 views)

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Lord of Angels

by Glenn Fairman11/1/16

Lord of Angels hear my cry
Let my love sleep safe tonight
Calm the pain that fills her eyes
Sweetest dreams till morning light More » • (648 views)

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