Message In Stanza

Poetry and Musings

photo by Mark Dalton via Unsplash   The sky’s colors reawaken in the morning It glistens the harbor with productivity It’s telling me it’s time to cruise the currents (C) Carly Wiggins 2018   You’ll find full guidelines on the TLT page – here’s the tl;dr: Write three lines inspired by the photo prompt (& give …

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We all live busy livesTrying to maintain our jobs and housesAnd stay connected to friends, family, and spousesI peer into this night sky in this lit plazaI can’t even see the stars with all this light pollutionIs progress really the solution?It is a man-made idealismBut we hold it true as realismI am riding a train …

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Here is June’s Faith Chapter 5. Enjoy! 🙂 Here is a link to the previous chapters: https://messageinstanza.com/category/stories/ Chapter 5: We Come to this World with Nothing June went to revisit where she began to rekindle her faith: the orchard. It was a pleasant day with a slight overcast. She moaned and groaned before God like …

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