Under the dark shadow of a tree called envy distorted all things will appear lines and contours grotesquely twisted the horizon stands up on its ear The world and reality bent out of shape by a heart so damaged it just can’t see straight pride greed and malice companions these three cling tightly to envy like roots to a tree And roots they are of the foulest kind nourishing… Read More
I Will Worship You Without the eloquence of a David the fiery passion of an Isaiah or the intimate knowledge of a Paul In my own way I will worship You For the world and everything in it declare divine design and infinite power An incomparable mind offering itself and all to us I will worship You See the lowly fern as fronds unfurl and hint of majestic robes… Read More
If you missed this last year, you’ll want to listen. This work will never have the power it does in her own voice, so listen and then share as Maya Angelou performs her own poem, Phenomenal Woman!
http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_writing_challenge/great-expectations/ The road to hell is paved with good intentions. Every time I hear that phrase I’m tempted to ask questions. There’s a road, really? Paved, really? My goal for this Daily Prompt on Great Expectations was a less spiritual and a more practical business spin on the old cliche. Knowing nothing about business, I doubled down and wrote in verse. This poem is dedicated to Seth Godin who continually ‘delivers’, or… Read More