The night that no one is there.When no one comes to the door. When no one cares for the poor. Then you will know. Faith’s seeds can no longer be sown. Night will claim the days. Our souls eternity will pay. Until that day, Pray. WAManningRead more "No longer"
Standing beside my bed.Startled awake from noises in my head. Are they real these threats I see? Will each continue to trouble me. How can I know? Can I these terrors ever outgrow? Awake in the darkness. The light of day I dread. From these terrors hope fled. Sweating crimson, life’s waters I tread. Standing […]Read more "Standing beside"
Beside this trail remain we three.Witness to eras and omens reborn. Hearing cries and sighs of the passing. Burdened not by angers passions. Watching each pass by unthinking. Forgotten by the hopeless. Ravaged by want, unloved, taunted. Greedily scooped from the needy. Beside this trail remain we three. Witnessing your passing. Hearing you do the […]Read more "This trail"
Turned from understanding to distrust. It seems, So long ago your faith, another ground to dust. Standing now, with an anguish, you find unjust. Misguided, mistrusting, reasons only you are sure. Regardless reason, faith you berate, to intellect you defer Strength in denial, all to constant, empty, hope you slur. A spirited discourse, is encouraged. Angers […]Read more "Anguished discourse"
Help,A four letter word. Cursed and blessed, Hope it assigns. Empathy it shares. Love for all who dare. Purpose for which it began. Help, A four letter word. WAManningRead more "Four letter word"
On these well worn knees I’m in prayer you see. Not for me, but you and he. Vows as old as time, carrying a marriage rhyme. Within this ring a sacred right Each pledge to the other their life. To live and love, share and hold, as together you grow old. In Gods own image created, […]Read more "For Paige and Jayson"
This trek is new,For me, Though not for you. Across the waves. Through foreign lands. Seeking hearts willing. Sharing with these daring. In their midst I’ll stand. With your peace in a foreign land. Not as a soldier with guns. But, a servant with love for everyone. For these who need to know. To them, […]Read more "Cameroon 2016"