who do you say I am

when I'm empty of words its because I'm full of questions when I have nothing to give and little to say and sense cannot form and life is delayed I cannot walk forward I barely rise up I'm frozen and awkward despairing and stuck my mind cannot settle its hard to decide confused and afraid…

Battlefield

Oh Lord prepare my heart today, To search your will; and see your face To walk among the shifting sands Of changing minds and feeble hands Gird up my loins; teach me to stand Among the waves; and mountain peaks Where waters scarce and hopes are bleak The work of cleansing must be done Sort…

Decisions

The future choices we must make Before time steals our youth Before order and innocence Has been swallowed by truth, What is this prison? These invisible bars A cell of indecision A night without stars Trapped by fear The unknown the unseen The answers are rare Beyond my reach Overwhelmed by volume, shadows and tides…

My Soul Overflowing

My soul is the ocean With unexplored depths Words and feelings unknown Unspoken, unseen Subsisting in theory Remaining serene Black darkness follows life That’s revealed above, Hidden time and secret sounds Invade my mind With desperate love Thoughts often spotted Ideas believed to exist Yet quickly escaping Captivation they resist Truth breathing, taking in air…

Ignite

Give me an assignment, a task to complete a course to chart a pardon to plea ask me a question dare me to dream sing me a song and I’ll dance like I’m free give me a paper, a pen and some ink a letter a word, a reason to think state your opinion regret…

What I Have Not

I haven’t strength to wipe these teary eyes Nor run a race to gain a single prize Nor wit nor will, I can’t sit still Nor heart that loves without disguise I haven’t soul enough to find the words to heal Or heal the wounds I’ve found By words without appeal I shake inside, I…

At His feet

At His Feet Where all is still And blood flows freely By His will We bring our burdens one by one Until the last is overcome Peace He grants At each release Love fulfills Sufferings cease We look about to find our foes Disappeared beneath his toes What becomes of all our pain? Brought before…