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The Postman


A tribute to all our postmen and postwomen. You bring our mail from day to day Sometimes a letter from far away You run your route in all kinds of weather To bring family and friends closer together So while … Continue reading

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A New House Dedication


House dedication for new homeowners. God bless This House Make it a home That those within Bear not alone Those burdens that come Throughout our days That we may bear What comes our way Bring us together In peace and … Continue reading

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The Last Say


In conclusion of my time here I wish to convey a few thoughts On those who kindled the inspirations That in prayer these words were sought A word here and there to encourage me A kind look or a smile … Continue reading

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Your Love Carried Me Through


  You brushed the tears gently from my eyes As you kissed them all away You held me close while we quietly spoke And I told you of all my dismay I was torn and troubled from our loss But … Continue reading

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A Get Well Blessing


Just a little note to say get well. May God watch over you while you’re healing His merciful ways revealing Rest peaceful in His keeping In His strength, keep on depending And He will see you through Till your health … Continue reading

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For Me


A poetic look at what Christ did for each of us on the cross of Calvary. Artwork by Rock Hartfield. Lord of Lords King of Kings He climbed the hill Knowing He’d die He yielded His will With only muted … Continue reading

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No Ordinary Man


An emotional look at the rape of an innocent young girl and the only Man who can rescue her from her pain, Jesus. She shivers under the darkness of night Praying for wings to take flight Cringing at the touch … Continue reading

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On Heaven’s Shore


When first we walked along the sand – we were two lovers holding hands Two sets of footprints left behind – where shore meets the sea’s salty brine We strolled underneath summer’s sun – under full moon when day was … Continue reading

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Where You Are


The times when God seems far away. God, Sometimes I wonder where You are. I see You dimly like a distant star, Faintly flickering far away, As the dead of darkness fades to day. But Yahweh, I know that You … Continue reading

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That One Safe Place


Where hearts are not afraid to love. Lord, I’m looking for that one safe place Where the tears of life will disappear And heartaches no longer melt to fears Lord I’m looking for that one safe place Where cries of … Continue reading

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In Your Face


A few words on facing temptation. I long for your touch but you’re out of reach To listen to your words to see what they teach I long to look full in your face To see myself in your eyes … Continue reading

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Crepe Myrtle: A Simile and Love: A Metaphor


Image via Wikipedia A little poetic creative writing to show examples of a simile and a metaphor. Crepe Myrtle: A Simile and Love: A Metaphor. Crepe Myrtle Like a Crepe Myrtle sprout Creeping out of the crack in the curb … Continue reading

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I Am, Soul


Two poetic examples of a Cinquain, and a Hiaku. I Am: A Cinquain and Soul: A Haiku. Cinquains are Five line poems with a 2 syllable line, a 4 syllable line, a six syllable line, and eight sylable line, followed … Continue reading

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The Okatoma in Spring


A unique look at the Okatoma River in Spring from the perspective of a local south MS girl on a float trip. There’s nothing quite like floating the Okatoma All the while admiring God’s flora and fauna So few we … Continue reading

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Kiss Their Hearts


Kiss Their Hearts ©2010, Kimberly Hartfield Bring my sons and daughters back home With their little ones from afar Kiss their hearts with all my love And let my sins theirs souls not mar Erase the hurts and pains we … Continue reading

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Love Like a Dove


It’s been many years since we were wed Some say our marriage is as good as dead But my hope is that love again will rise From the darkness of death on wings that fly Like a dove that finds … Continue reading

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Let the Love of God Prevail


When words of hate and rage assail Let the love of God prevail And all your expectations fail Let the love of God prevail When the winds of fate blow like a gale Let the love of God prevail And … Continue reading

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Take Courage


Take Courage When fears abound and victory is scarce And all against you seems fierce When God is quiet and His voice unheard And you can’t remember His last Word Just trust in your faith and hold on Take courage … Continue reading

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