I was plummeting with no end in sight swallowed by darkness that consumed my light but He caught me with powerful hands and set me down gently in a colorful land
There's no skirting around the fact that 2018 was a tough year for me, so I'm going to do a little jig right now that it's over. BUT- that being said, something good came out of it- this blog! Your Mercies New was created after getting out of the psych ward... talk about rock bottom.… Continue reading Let’s Dance Through a Highlight Reel, Shall We?!
Jacob trotted across the dirt road up to his family’s clay hut. The sun dropped behind the hills right as he stepped through the doorway, set with heavy timber and adorned with a mezuzah. He eagerly looked towards the fire, hoping for a warm bowl of stew, but his father blocked the view. “I need… Continue reading The Baby That Changed The World
Today, a random thought crossed my mind: What if Lyla helped me write a poem? She's my talkative, hilarious three and a half year old. The other day I posted Just For Kicks And Giggles, full of funny quotes from my silly gal. She never ceases to crack me up, unless of course she's throwing… Continue reading Poem Collaboration With My Daughter; Nurturing Creativity
Help! Someone stole my blog post ideas! Oh, wait. That was me. If you're saying, "What is this crazy lady talking about?" then I'll admit that I'm saying that too. Here, let me try to explain... Lately, I've been writing poetry, so much so, that I created a new blog. It's called Evening Poetry, "sharing words… Continue reading Identity Theft
The poetry zeal has overtaken me, and I feel the need to separate it from Your Mercies New. Please head over to Evening Poetry, where I'll be "Sharing words when the sun sets." I may be a mom by day, but I seem to be turning into a poet by night! I'd love to have… Continue reading I Just Created a Poetry Blog- BOOM!
feverish body groans under gravity's pull no more dallying- sudden flash of blinding light meteor impacts the earth by Holly Fister For Colleen's Poetry Challenge