Satan, I’m Not Your Victim

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:26+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Empowering Poems, Poems, Poems about Mind Battles, Poems about Spiritual Battles, Poems about Strongholds, The Battle (Collection), Toxic Thoughts|

Satan, I'm not your victim I'm not a statistic I'm not going out like that You are a liar, a freaking liar But I'm taking my life back   You have had your hold on my mental state from way back in my youth But I am not letting you keep it anymore And taking [...]

Glimpse

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:28+00:00 January 9th, 2012|Author's Faves, Empowering Poems, He's Not Finished Yet, Poems, Poems about Anxiety and Fear, Poems about Courage, Poems about Dreams, Poems about Spiritual Battles, Poems about Strength, Poems about Trusting God, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection)|

If this is what I can accomplish with the strength and courage I lack I wonder the things I could do, if I didn’t let fear hold me back   What if I no longer fed my fears and doubts? Fed my faith instead How much further would I be ahead   What dances I’d [...]

Monsters

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:30+00:00 January 6th, 2012|Author's Faves, Empowering Poems, Poems, Poems about Courage, Poems about Spiritual Battles, Poems about Strength, The World Out There, Toxic People|

I can never quite comprehend How easy it comes to you Evil monsters, scary monsters How do you do the things you do? As though life has no value   You take, you steal, you kill Destruction of all that is good and beautiful is your will   You lie, you cheat, you burn You [...]

The Real Phenomenal Woman

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:32+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Author's Faves, Empowering Poems, Featured Poems, My Mother's Garden (Collection), Poems, Poems about Motherhood, Poems about Womanhood, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection), The Proverbs 31 Woman, The Titus 2 Woman|

Her worth is not determined by physical appearances nor her beauty by the color of her skin Her extraordinary loveliness shines through An effervescent glow from within   What makes her phenomenal? Is it the stride of her strut? Is it the curve of her hips, the shape of her booty or the size of [...]

A Mother’s Garden

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:33+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Author's Faves, Empowering Poems, Featured Poems, My Mother's Garden (Collection), Poems, Poems about Children, Poems about Motherhood, Poems about Womanhood, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection), The Proverbs 31 Woman|

On her shelves, tables, mantels and walls There you will find framed photographs, photo albums, scrapbooks, trophies, medals, certificates, momentums of achievement, boxes of pictures not yet framed or hung   Captured moments in the evolution of time Weddings, Graduations, Birthday Parties, celebrations and life’s simply joyful times   In drawers and storage rooms Old [...]

Goliath

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:39+00:00 January 3rd, 2012|Author's Faves, Empowering Poems, Poems, Poems about Courage, Poems about Spiritual Battles, Poems about Strength, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection)|

He stands in front of me So big and so tall The giant so mighty And I so small   He’s heavily armed and ready for battle While I have no steal weapons I just look after the cattle   How can I defeat this mighty warrior? I do not have any steal armor What [...]

Anxiety Knocks

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:39+00:00 January 3rd, 2012|Empowering Poems, Poems, Poems about Anxiety and Fear, Poems about Courage, Poems about Strength, Poems about Strongholds, These Chains That Bind (Collection)|

There was a time you use to be a regular part of me Wherever I’d go, it’s you I’d see I never felt safe with you around You turned my whole world upside down   I’d pray everyday and ask God to send You away from me, you’re not my friend Still there you were, [...]

I Have Changed the World

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:54+00:00 February 28th, 2010|Author's Faves, Discovering Me, Empowering Poems, Living Life to the Fullest, Poems, Poems about Self-Image, Poems about Who I Am in God's Eyes|

I have changed the world with my smile My smile have made someone else smile Whose smile made another person smile And that other person’s smile has made even more people smile My smile has created a ripple effect of many smiling people I mean this world needs as many smiling people as it could [...]