Message In Stanza

Poetry and Musings

“The worst kind of suffering is denying one own’s pain.” “The worst advice you could ever give someone suffering is many people are suffering worse than them, so count your blessings and ignore your pain. Once you acknowledge your pain, esp. when someone else does you feel less alone and the pain will lessen.” “As …

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Here is June’s Faith Chapter 4. Enjoy! 🙂 Here is a link to the previous chapters: https://messageinstanza.com/category/stories/   CHAPTER 4: The Internal Vow June arrived promptly at Catherine’s hospital and rushed like a bat out of hell to the front desk to ask for permission to go see Stacy. Meanwhile, in Stacy’s room June noticed …

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God, strengthen me This elevator is stuck Between floors I can’t open these doors   I am claustrophobic Scared of unknown spaces And tight spaces They remind me Of my suffering   Don’t think I am overreacting It’s like screaming And not being heard   Jesus is the answer The only answer I know I …

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With great rewards Comes great suffering You say you want to be whole If you think it will just come You’ll be fooled   God is displacing your idols And crushing your mojo To help you raise above But it will take time To know you are loved   With great responsibilities Comes great grief …

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