Restless Sleep: A Poem

Broken sleep Crazy dreams In a far away world Where teams Of beautiful Translucent Angels sing Such joy they bring To a restless soul Who hungers and wonders If she can ever get it right Why life is always such a fight But below and above A halo of love A presence Are angels closer … Continue reading Restless Sleep: A Poem

Everyday Hope: A Poem

“But when they came to Jesus and found that he was already dead, they did not break his legs. Instead, one of the soldiers pierced Jesus’ side with a spear, bringing a sudden flow of blood and water (John 19:33-34). In the wait A body not broken Sprinkled with spice Wrapped in linen Lay In … Continue reading Everyday Hope: A Poem

Suicide and Hope

Suicide is the road where life faces death. Pain wants to pull the trigger, jump off, swallow many, hide and disappear. Excruciating holes in one’s soul echo: NOBODY CARES LIFE WILL NEVER GET BETTER THERE’S NO WAY OUT What frightens me to the core is how temporary and fleeting suicide can be. Too many choose … Continue reading Suicide and Hope