the hummingbird

by Gibblet9/12/16

a chirp, and then a zip I hear
and from my muddy knees I stir
to see it hovering in mid air
a winged rainbow hanging there More » • (341 views)

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The Ticket

by Gibblet9/9/16

My journey’s ticket, I received
Though, feign despair, the earth to leave
It’s tainted soil, home, alas
And crooked ways, a known repast More » • (411 views)

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The Empty Tomb That Fills the Earth

by Glenn Fairman8/28/16

The Empty Tomb That Fills the Earth
That Brutish Cross on which He died
The rustic stable of His birth
Those failing hearts He’d not deny More » • (502 views)

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Jonah

by Glenn Fairman7/31/16

Lying here, in the Belly of the Beast
No man speaks of proud deeds or vain honor
All weep against the shackle, the lash
That cuts the flesh More » • (683 views)

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The Curse of Ham

by Glenn Fairman7/31/16

For the Curse of Ham I walk the earth
A slave to those who bind the wrists
To a country my fathers never knew
I am draped in ebony, for the Curse of Ham More » • (486 views)

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Egypt

by Glenn Fairman7/31/16

The Slave ships of Tyre steal into the night
Pyramids of Egypt reflect the moon’s light
Slave baby suckles and coos with delight
And we are working, working, working,
We are working for our own salvation More » • (2096 views)

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Best-Dressed Being

by Fashqn7/20/16

Obviously, I am not speaking here of actual clothing…(though we should be careful with those as well )….but the ‘clothing’ of His righteousness ..that speaks to the world of His presence and glory. More » • (398 views)

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Writings Published in Wall Street Journal 1971–1979

by Ramona Demery7/12/16

These verse samples were published in Pepper. . . and Salt in the Wall Street Journal from 1971 through late 1979. Many were also published in the Saturday Evening Post, Arizona Highways and other magazines and newspapers. More » • (527 views)

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Americana

by Deana Chadwell7/8/16

I.
November wedding
Martell, Nebraska
White steepled church
Old stained glass More » • (432 views)

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That Broad and Weary Road to Hell

by Glenn Fairman7/8/16

That broad and weary road to Hell
Begins its course so brightly lit
Its travelled by the finest folk
The brightest stars the earth permits More » • (616 views)

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My Savior

by Ramona Demery7/6/16

He is bread,
Filling the void in my innermost being,
Easing the emptiness of that other hunger. More » • (963 views)

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He will meet you where you are

by Glenn Fairman5/28/16

Broken marriage got you down?
Nothing in the cookie jar?
Children turning bad to worse?
He will meet you where you are More » • (535 views)

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