Poetry in Motion, Day 8

Here’s to Poetry It’s been a stretch, to say the least—This challenge that I’ve imposed.I’m glad to this writing has unleashedMy passion’s weight in gold. They say pictures are worth 1000 words. However, I’m grateful for the Lord blessing me with being one of His wordsmiths. Words make things manifest; I’m thankful that my words…

Poetry in Motion, Day 7

“Bath time” Playful laughter Kiddy chatter Waves of bubbles Splashing, sloshing In the tub Featured photo by Cristian Palmer on Unsplash

Poetry in Motion, Day 6

“Expecting” Be it day or nightNo one knows. Live ready, friendsJesus will come soon. Hey, girl, hey. I know many of my posts lately have seemed to take a different spin. Honestly, though, the reason I blog is all about pointing people to Christ. You might be a wife and SAHM like me, and we…

Poetry in Motion, Day 5

Hey, girl, hey! So, you know I have some pretty cool friends. Well, for today’s poem, I decided to do something special for a good bit of my author friends. Please read it and enjoy! “Hide Behind Titles” Sometimes we forget it’s always been about Jesus posture,And act on our own, as if we’re not…

Introducing Author Carol R. Butler

Hey, girl, hey! It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these, but I’d be remiss if I didn’t introduce you to the one and only Carol R. Butler. There’s a special place in my heart for this woman, and it’s not just because she’s my blood sister. She’s passionate about Jesus Christ and…

Poetry in Motion, Day 4

“The Rules” I wish I could remember the rulesThe tools, and tips, and strategiesTo make my poetry more than cool—Filling it with great imagery There are metaphors and similiesTo cause a sonnet to flowOnomatopoeia and verse that’s freeThat helps an epic poem grow Trying to pull them out of memoryMade me feel a bit dated.Now…

Poetry in Motion, Day 3

“Unplanned Vegan” There once was a girl named LeAnnWho loved to eat grandmama’s ham.But out of her bowlJumped a bumpy, green toad—Poor LeAnn became vegan instead! Funny! I’m not vegan, but I am an advocate for cleaner eating when possible. Whole, raw foods and proper supplementation are essential. When pairing it with exercise, rest, and…

Poetry in Motion, Day 2

Time In a hurry, she began to worry because of the stacking bills.Without a dime to her name, covered in shame, she thought she’d pop some pills.Something was tugging at her heart, steady nudging, but she pushed it from her mind.She heard Him before and thought, “What a bore! I don’t even have the time.”…

Poetry in Motion, Day 1

“The Dance of Victory” Bible verses penetrated her heartWhile darkest night squeezed upon her soul.To kill her will was Death’s ultimate goal,But the Finisher declared her victory from the start. Cold, icy talons tried to rip her apart,But the Victor once again proved His control.The devils flailed and cowered under His hold,While she received the…

In Tandem

Hey, girl, hey! I hope today has found you well and strong as it has for me. I want to say thank you for tracking with me with Chance, Harriet, and Jance. There will be more to come with them, but it will be a different delivery. A new journey awaits us, but first, I…