In Prayer – A Poem

In Prayer Sometimes we wonderWhy we keep calling the same numberWhen the telephone ringsUntil we return the phone to the receiverMaybe somedayOur Father will answerAnd laugh as He says“I’ve been waiting for your call all week” I recognize that “Until we return the phone to the receiver” calls out my age and the year thisContinue reading “In Prayer – A Poem”

Untitled Poems 1 – 4

Yesterday, I began sorting boxes my parents delivered over a year ago after Jacob and I moved into the house. One of these boxes was a mix of school papers, including some of my earliest poetry. These are the poems I’d forgotten about. Based on the folder, they were written sometime between 2000 and 2005,Continue reading “Untitled Poems 1 – 4”