Bible Backstories: More Than This

The Song of the Moabitess There’s got to be more than this. We sing and cry and dance but no one answers back.There’s got to be more than thisWe worship gods who’re silent and we’ve lost track Of time.But, maybe…well, what if it’s just me?Have I lost our way?Can I really say What has made…

Bible Backstories: His Last Regret

Injured and broken, he looked around at his fallen men as their bodies lay strewn across the plain. “Wretched Philistines!” King Saul spewed along with other obscenities. YHWH! I thought You were good! I thought I was Your chosen one. Why did You let my sons die in battle! My dear, dear Jonathan—he served You…

Bible Backstories: Memories for the Future

“Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things. Those things, which ye have both learned, and received, and heard, and…

Bible Backstories: Worth the Bite?

Another beautiful day in the garden, Adam did what he loved most of all–admire his beautiful bride. Eve’s hair was a beautiful auburn with kinky, curly coils framing her face, cascading down her back. Her skin was the complexion of earth’s rich soil, supple and taut. She was the personification of beauty and grace. Even…

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 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…

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 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…