As the sun gradually opens his eyes in the morning, and the birds begin to sing and leave their nests, the sons of men switched from snoring to yawning. Teeth to wash, body to clean, cloths to wear, bread to eat and work to do. I looked on the farmer and I counted, Three kilometers […]Read more "THE LIVING AND THEIR STRUGGLES"
Every time I stole a coin or cheat my neighbor, I find myself crying, sometimes sobbing Every time I inflict pain on a fellow, I leave on me a greater measure Not because the ones I hurt stab me back, But because of a man always around, ever since I can remember, who would break my […]Read more "CONSCIENCE"
Have you seen a man in need? If you answer me “No”, I’ll say: “Look to yourself”. If you point at the destitute on the street I’ll ask you to think very deeply. And if you point to a man on death bed, I’ll realize you know not what true need is. Have you seen […]Read more "HAVE YOU SEEN A MAN IN NEED?"
Washed in his blood and forgiven all absolutes, Here I stand saved and sanctified, Sticks and stones the enemy hurls at me Yet I forge on in this pilgrim’s journey Perfection is the goal, crown of glory the prize, The future seems bleak, my faith yet rises Hope birthed in me like a ray of […]Read more "SHOULD I TELL OR NOT?"
I woke up this morning with a lot of time in my hands I promised to read the scrolls, talk to my maker and feed my soul But for a second I switched on the T.V In the evening I was left wondering… Where has my time gone? On Monday I planned to read my […]Read more "WHERE HAS MY TIME GONE?"
I went to God’s house and left my shoes at the gate but the gatekeeper asked me to put them on. He smiled when I whispered “Our religion says not to wear shoes in God’s house” We woke up in the morning and I watched God very closely: Expecting him to do what I do […]Read more "GOD HAS NO RELIGION"
This is a continuation of my last post. Please read this one only after reading my previous post. 1. In the even when weakness visited my dwelling, And the shadow of helplessness followed me around. My heart feared and legs trembled in readiness to abandon before father’s words came to remembrance. “In helplessness lies the […]Read more "IN TIMES OF ABUNDANCE 2 – PREPARATION FOR SCARCITY"
My father told me not to forget… That in times of abundance, scarcity may be leaning against the pillar In the days of love… hate could be lurking around the corner A friend’s smiling teeth may soon turn into an enemy’s devouring fang. In the days of pleasure he taught me not to forget… That pain is around […]Read more "IN TIMES OF ABUNDANCE"
Man has a jewel, but he knows not Man has priceless gold, yet he enters the store begging Since the day he crawled and his teeth started forming… he hasn’t found The rich and the poor – none has it in less But no one has come to knowledge One exchanges it for a plate […]Read more "MAN FOUND HIS GREATEST JEWEL"
If I have no Lord, I’ll disobey the laws of the land and shoot the sheriff if he dares I’ll promise the lady and later abandon her with her child If I have no Lord, I’ll do all that is convenient for me and spit in the faces of others So long it does not […]Read more "IF I HAVE NO LORD"