Message In Stanza

Poetry and Musings

I feel like shoegaze music Passive but intense Whimsical but technical   I appear passive at times But inside I am a yearning flame I appear dreamy at times But I am thinking every step through    I feel like dream pop music Aloof but surreal Heartfelt but detached   Do you know my heart? …

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Quicken my pace In this expeditious race I thought I had all the answers But now I am coming face-to-face With a past I cannot erase   I am on the starting line Waiting for a “begin race” sign I trained a while I hope I don’t feel behind Now is the time to shine …

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Thank you: I was nominated by Didi for the Blogger Recognition Award. I feel privileged and thankful. Thank you, Didi. 🙂 Recommendation: I really enjoy Didi’s thought-provoking posts about society, love, and spirituality. Please check out his blog. It will open your eyes to the importance of human connection and love written through wonderful poetry and …

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God knows when each sparrow falls to the ground So how much more does God know our time? When will be headed homeward bound?   When death strikes It’s nothing no one likes But it’s all our fate   The earth is groaning It’s ready to give up the dead Some to everlasting life Some …

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Welcome to Message In Stanza’s Written Poetry Wednesdays! Every Wednesday I’ll post a new poem around 3 pm (CST). I hope you enjoy! 🙂 Clasped hands Perched lips Centered hips Love lands It’s a moon landing Being in a foreign land Love creates more than love It creates life   Sleepless nights Baby bottle Baby …

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Check out: Kaylann‘s awesome poetry contest with the theme of summer. Be sure to follow her as well! 🙂   Summer dresses weave their way through summer Iced teas are dripping on the sides from heat Many people take trips to the sandy beaches   Excited kids out are of school Pestering their parents Many parents …

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What do you do when you experience doubt? I believe it’s human to have feelings about doubt and insecurity. Some say you shouldn’t express too much doubt to God because it shows a lack of faith. I disagree. We all asked questions in the beginning of our faith, so why not continue to ask questions …

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Q: What did the friend say to Lance Armstrong before the race? …Drum roll please… A: I hope you are pumped up for the race! …And for goodness sake, not pumped up that way. Please stop taking steroids! lol. 🙂 Ok, maybe it wasn’t THAT funny! But I hope you smiled. Aren’t these monkeys adorable?? …

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“Earth can be beautiful. Heaven is beautiful. But Heaven on Earth… that’s an entirely different story. That’s why we were created.” – Carly Wiggins Did you know that our final resting place with God will be Heaven on Earth? According to Scripture, Heaven will down to Earth after Jesus comes back and creates a new …

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