GRANDMA

Soothing hands A loving touch Soft words whisper Child . . . I love you much” Missionary Men Their stories read God’s love poured out At the side of a bed “Little Ones” With eyes of wonder As Grandma weaves pictures Of Heaven and under Graceful...

SEDUCTION EXPOSED

Cupid’s Day approaches, Like some monolithic symbol on the “Sea of Love.” Lover’s old and new find anxiety ten-fold over. Commercial “Sex Brokers” at every turn, peddling gifts Of romantic nature to seduce the hungry innocent And...

FREEDOM — REALLY!

Freedom awaits my courage to try To boldly break free from society’s lie. Vision to see through the veil of seduction. Armor to shield me from would-be destruction. Wisdom of Sages, the power of Kings Are mine to attain if I’ll just spread my wings. The...

PAPER IDENTITY

A sterile gloved hand Reaches in, to measure the readiness of An expectant womb, ripe with life. Sterile covered mouths Shouting hurried commands above A woman’s cries. Tearful eyes, filled with strife. Flesh and blood Pulsing, moving, tension growing; suddenly...

FAREWELL TO MAHLON KLINE

I saw you slip away, To face another day, In a place I may not yet know. It was so strange to watch you go. I sensed no fear, just sadness, But, I too felt hope and gladness. I watched your loved ones gather near To bid farewell wih whispers in your ear. Although you...