Posts Tagged: prose & poetry

Thank God for the Old

Thank God for the Old

What a tragic sense of loss For a friend held dear. Yet… A sense of excitement— Expectation! I’ve had to leave the old behind The old theologies. Forging ahead… A new theology, sharp— Cutting! Thank God for the old, It brought me this far, And… Laid the groundwork For the new. Frank A. Mills, ©… Read more

Tastings

Tastings

I have tasted the tears of poverty, and I have tasted the bile of my stomach. I have tasted the street and her captured folk, I have tasted alienation and disenfranchisement. I have tasted unemployment, and I have tasted an uncompassionate system by the numbers. I have tasted employment and her slavery, I have tasted… Read more