Poems/Songs

Heart Surgery

Heart Surgery

I’ll lie on the operating table, and I’ll close my eyes in trust and rest as You heal my failing heart.

Truth Be Told

Truth Be Told

“I don’t know why it’s so hard to admit it / When being honest is the only way to fix it”

I’m Fine

I’m Fine

But lately I’ve felt like a hypocrite / Hiding behind those words

i thank You God for most this amazing

i thank You God for most this amazing

ee cummings starts off by talking about nature and happiness and it’s all just so wonderful–and then he smacks me upside the head with the third stanza.

Mysteries, Yes

Mysteries, Yes

“Let me keep company always with those who say, / “Look!” and laugh in astonishment, / and bow their heads.”

Imaginary Conversation

Imaginary Conversation

“… Why not / live each day as if it were the first–/all raw astonishment …”