Category Archives: Poems

Psalm 5

Give ear to my words, O Lord; consider my groaning. Give attention to the sound of my cry, my King and my God, for to you do I pray. O Lord, in the morning you hear my voice, in the morning I prepare a sacrifice for you and watch. For you are not a God who delights in wickedness; evil Read More

Psalm 4

Answer me when I call, O God of my righteousness! You have given me relief when I was in distress. Be gracious to me and hear my prayer! O men, how long shall my honor Be turned to shame? How long will you love vain words and seek after lies? But know that the Lord has set apart the godly Read More

Psalm 3

O Lord, how many are my foes! Many are rising against me; many are saying of my soul, “There is no salvation for him in God.” But you, O Lord, are a shield about me, my glory, and the lifter of my head. I cried aloud to the Lord, and he answered me from his holy hill. I lay down Read More

Nothing Left to Say

No Words Dark and dark toward the bottom of the deep Dark and deep and silent; what word could make Better? Only silence answers music. Forbid a further word, spoken to abyss, To give life to death again. Rest in peace and Silence. O word of life, listen to the silence of your lambs! Sheol shall not praise you! Sorrow Read More