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feel

Recently I’ve been experimenting with a new poetry style, just to shake things up a bit. I’ve been feeling a little strange lately, but I think the fog is lifting a little. I wrote this one this morning, as a … Continue reading

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Fear

I bought pepper spray today. Never, in nearly 21 years, have I felt the need to get any. I’ve never felt like I needed to protect myself. I’ve always been independent, but I’ve always been protected. I’ve always felt safe. … Continue reading

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Renewal

“Oh, there is, in contemplating Christ, a balm for every wound; in musing on the Father, there is a quietus for every grief; and in the influence of the Holy Ghost, there is a balsam for every sore. Would you … Continue reading

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Darkness

Just a quick sketch of how I’ve been feeling lately. If you’re fighting, friend, you’re not alone. Find someone to talk to. Find someone to make you fight when you feel you can’t go on. The darkness closes in, but … Continue reading

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Trophy of Grace

“God loves to take despised, broken, messy situations and people and use them as trophies of grace.” -Brent Deedrick Despised, broken, rejected, and used- A disaster of my own making. Bruised, battered, tired, and afraid- A fragile mess, constantly breaking. … Continue reading

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Luke 19:10

“To all who believe… Not just to men, but to women also. Not just to rich and influential women, but to the poor, the widows, the prostitutes. And to slaves. And to outcasts of all kinds: the poor, disabled, homeless, … Continue reading

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East to West

Here I am, Lord, and I’m drowning in Your sea of forgetfulness. But the chains of yesterday surround me; I yearn for peace and rest. I don’t want to end up where You found me, and it echoes in my … Continue reading

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