The Poetry Challenge

I was at a wedding and sought for a special something that I could add to the guest book that would let my nephew and his new wife know that I thought they were worthy of something special. A poem written specially for them would do the trick. After a while with my muse hiding…

Birthday Card Poetry?

I came across a poem I’d written for someone’s birthday card a little while ago. It amuses me to write depressing poetry on birthday cards as it provides a balance to typical card poems, you know, like Another Birthday, another year, Good times ahead, Hurrah we cheer! Powerful stuff. So here is the one I…

Poetic Realities

I just wanted somewhere that I could write my deep thoughts, those musings that come from time to time as I explore my art, as I come to terms of the new realities of Hippopotomonstrosesquipedaliophobia, as I pour out the sensitive, yet piquant delicacies of my heart. This, dear reader, is for you. To raise…

What makes a Christian?

Not all Christians believe the same things. There are many different Christian sects across the globe that focus on one particular aspect or another. Some are regionally based. I have friends who are members of Ghanaian and Zimbabwean evangelical churches. Some churches are doctrinally based: Baptists, Methodists and Seventh Day Adventists provide a few examples…