Tag Archive | poem

When I Say I Am A Christian…

“When I Say I Am A Christian“ When I say, “I am a Christian” I’m not shouting, “I’ve been saved!” I’m whispering, “I get lost! That’s why I chose this way” When I say, “I am a Christian” I don’t speak with human pride I’m confessing that I stumble – needing God to be my […]

A Tribute to Memorial Day

“Our debt to the heroic men and valiant women in the service of our country can never be repaid. They have earned our undying gratitude; America will never forget their sacrifices.” – President Harry S. Truman (Remarks after D-Day, June 6, 1944) Tomorrow is one of the most important dates on the Calendar for citizens […]

What Would Happen….”If”?

This is simply one of my favorite poems that I’ve ever read, not to mention one of the most well-known poems of the 20th century. To write too much commentary would take away from it. I will write again later today, but this morning,  please enjoy this poem and keep the words in your consciousness […]

The Bluebird’s Cage: Addiction

Addiction is a malady that is impossible to understand unless you are afflicted by it. The lucky ones who have been spared look down upon addicts as morally corrupt, lacking in willpower, or simply as weak people. In fact it is due to this perception that I am easily able to relate to other oppressed […]