Category Archives: Poetry

Wichita Summer

In the oppressive heat of summer, we seek the blessings of rain and relief. God answers. Continue reading

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Prayer on a Summer’s Dawning

Thank you, Lord,
for the quiet stillness of this good morning,
for the softness of grass
in the dim shapes of pre-dawn’s forming… Continue reading

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Morning Meditation in a Season Seeking Justice

Just as plants need a deep-rooted source of water and nutrients, we rely upon things unseen. Unseen, but extremely important. Continue reading

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Walking Through the Night

That sweet, heavenly fragrance of honeysuckle on a summer night… ah, what delight! Continue reading

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A Good Visit in the Middle of May, 2020

The most time in a long time to visit with our daughter… time very well spent! Continue reading

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On the Passing of David Miley

There is always grief in loss but there is some comfort in knowing a loved one is beyond pain and suffering. There is greater comfort in knowing we will see them again. Continue reading

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Last Morning in April

Early morning sun, a peaceful morning, a cup of coffee and a bit of quiet beauty… not a bad way to start a day! Continue reading

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End of a Dry April

Sometimes, just about the time I think my yard is never going to turn green… it starts to rain. Continue reading

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Visiting Dorothy During the Plague of 2020

Visiting through the screen of an open window and at least hearing a loved one’s voice is sure better than some of the other choices. Continue reading

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Black Saturday

How awful it must have been for Jesus’s disciples on the day after his death! Continue reading

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