Category Archives: family

UnDefeated


He gave his best He toiled without rest To make ends meet So his dear ones could eat But he took to extremes Didn’t hear her screams She was crying inside Wanted him beside Her changes in mood Was due to her childhood She was an orphan Who craved for love often She got frustrated […]
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Alabaster


A Damsel in distress She did not repress Stuck by an epiphany She rushed to Bethany Burdened by her sin Mary Magdalene Clung to Jesus’ feet Her tears washed it wet His towel her tresses His feet covered in kisses At Simon’s abode On the Lord, she poured A perfume of nard An alabaster full […]
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Embers of Love


The longings of my soul An oblivion to all The sobs of my heart You’ve seen only in part Will your heart bow To the embers of my love? My love for you can’t be contained My brain needs to be trained To stop this restlessness Why do I Obsess? I resent your busyness unaffected […]
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The Enticement


With lascivious eyes Lustful whispers and sights Expressions mesmerizing And words enticing She wooed him to adultery He fled from debauchery Not listening to flattery Giving God the glory! She was capricious But also tenacious Daily she lured him He gave not to her whim She waited for a chance Wouldn’t snap out of her […]
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The Prodigal


A poem about the prodigal son