Journey with Jesus – The Prayer of Saint Patrick

The Prayer of Saint Patrick Selected by Dan Clendenin. Posted 31 May 2020. St. Patrick of Ireland (fifth century) The Prayer of Saint Patrick I arise today Through a mighty strength, the invocation of the Trinity, Through a belief in the Threeness, Through confession of the Oneness Of the Creator of creation. I arise today […]

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Good Timber

Good Timber by Douglas Malloch The tree that never had to fight For sun and sky and air and light,But stood out in the open plain And always got its share of rain,Never became a forest king But lived and died a scrubby thing. The man who never had to toil     To gain and […]

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Romance by Edgar Allan Poe

Romance BY EDGAR ALLAN POE Romance, who loves to nod and sing, With drowsy head and folded wing, Among the green leaves as they shake Far down within some shadowy lake, To me a painted paroquet Hath beenβ€”a most familiar birdβ€” Taught me my alphabet to sayβ€” To lisp my very earliest word While in […]

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I dwell in Possibility – (466) by Emily Dickinson | Poetry Foundation

I dwell in Possibility – (466) BY EMILY DICKINSON I dwell in Possibility – A fairer House than Prose – More numerous of Windows – Superior – for Doors – Of Chambers as the Cedars – Impregnable of eye – And for an everlasting Roof The Gambrels of the Sky – Of Visitors – the […]

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