IMMORTAL DIAMOND POEMS #4 I was running From my own pain My own Insecurity Running into A confusion Of lies A false security Until there beckoned A voice of divinity Calling me deeper Redefining my identity From God I now seek A better Eternity. Inspired by Richard Rohr, who writes about "“the human temptation to … Continue reading A Better Eternity
IMMORTAL DIAMOND POEMS #3 Deeper Than our deepest identity God Our reality Awaiting Our destiny Our source Of love Where we May endlessly run. ~ Inspired by Richard Rohr, who writes about "“the human temptation to run from and deny not just the divine presence, but our own true selves, our inner destiny, our true … Continue reading Source of Love
IMMORTAL DIAMOND POEMS #2 ~ I was running From God As if life depended On independence A devoted delusion Miring the mind With ego’s sad And blind confusion. ~ Inspired by Richard Rohr, who describes “the human temptation to run from and deny … the divine presence”. Previous poems in this cycle appear after the … Continue reading Running from God
. Replacing fear With confidence . Confusion With clarity . Doubt With conviction . Rebuilding those parts of the soul That were falling and crumbling away . A new hope For a new life . All this change And still I retain my identity. .
We sail The sea of confusion . Buffeted From within . Always striving For that self-control . Which would rudder And balance . The journeying Soul. . 'Sailing Ship', Friedrich
And so we say A life without God . Though possible Is a way . Of confusion When spirit . Longs to Flutter and fly . Helped By love’s hands . And a voice That utters why. .