Monthly Archives: December 2012

New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve The seconds that have ticked away The minutes that have passed The hours that have struck The days that have flowed The weeks that have been marked The months that have moved on Our thoughts and desires Our actions and achievements Our inactions and mistakes Our joys and sorrows All that make […]

Christmas (Season’s greetings)

The Wisemen It was not beneath their dignity For Wisemen to travel from afar To come to worship and adorn No less than the Saviour Of the world The Shepherds In the stillness of a cold night Shepherds go to pay their Due homage to the New –born Saviour The Saviour A Saviour in a […]

Things fall apart

THE SECOND COMING Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere The ceremony of innocence is drowned; The best lack all conviction, while the worst Are full of passionate […]

Shattered

Shattered The calmness The gaiety Of pre-Christmas schooling Was shattered Deeply By the bullet-filled Hands of an American youth Twenty flowers lay fallen Six trees lay uprooted A family duo gone Our hearts broken Our dreams shredded Our hopes dashed Our future Gone Rest in peace Children and teachers Of Newtown , Connecticut That morning […]

Work

Work Work Work Work No work No work No work Waiting, Waiting Waiting Stress Stress Stress Hope Hope Hope

We have come a long way

We have come a long way We have come a long, long way From birth and toddling and walking To what we are today From doubting and trusting And stumbling and rising God has made us strong men today It was His grace unbounded and our Constant trust and our readiness To trust the little […]