Tag Archives: sorrow

Dangerous times

We live in dangerous times Every power has secret weapons The enemies around them have even more But the kings of hope see another way Their hearts do not waver. Their eyes see a world of light Their feet visit … Continue reading

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A Dreamer

A sleeping man wants to rest. Pain from a past breakup ends his brief sleep. His agitated mind churns with images. The night is not long enough for relief. The world spins under a starry sky. Clouds release their burden … Continue reading

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A Shadow

While the sun was shining, I stumbled into a zone of darkness. My spirit sank and I filled with sorrow. My friends don’t see my pain. How can I let them know? Words are not like actions anymore. They can … Continue reading

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Things

My home is full of the things I have. At first the freedom to increase them seemed to be the answer to my problems. I got everything I wanted and more. I have been waiting for a peaceful heart. However, … Continue reading

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The Monument

Fifty years ago, I saw a stately monument. Worn engravings and water’s toll were signs of its ancient origin. Today those days have been forgotten. In its place is a children’s playground The sculptor’s sweat and his bold inspiration are … Continue reading

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The Forest Was Still

Today the forest was still. The wind was calm. The air had become heavy and stifling. The sky has no clouds. I know this will become a pattern. Once it has become a plague, the living creatures will flee. I … Continue reading

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Words Alone

Sorrow and loss had filled my spirit. You had words meant to help me, but their meaning was lost to me. While they had simple ideas, I only heard confusion in them. The days without sleep are fading. I had … Continue reading

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