DEFINING LOVE

May 8, 2017

They gave Him bitter wine to drink

and He took it

so that we might have

that which was sweet.

By Martha L Shaw – ©  2017

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AS THE RAIN PASSES BY

April 20, 2017

A HAIKU ON FORGIVENESS

The clouds break apart

dampened grass between my toes

Ah, new beginnings

By Martha L Shaw – © 2015

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ANOTHER HALLELUJAH!

April 15, 2017

Ah, gleaming sunshine

Sunday smiling back at me

Resurrection bright

By Martha L Shaw – © 2015

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SOMETIMES “NOTHING” IS EVERYTHING

April 12, 2017

I wanted to  give the right gift,

the perfect one.

I had little money

and few skills.

IT NEEDED TO BE PERFECT!

I grew more and more disappointed.

Eventually,

with tears in my eyes

and empty hands,

I threw myself to the ground

and cried out

“I love you!”

He was pleased.

By Martha L Shaw – © 2017

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WHERE ARE YOU GOING, NEIGHBOR?

March 31, 2017

Passport to ETERNAL LIFE!

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May I introduce you?


OUT OF THIS WORLD – Home Redefined

March 13, 2017

My home is the sun shining down on me

And filling my soul

With light.

My home is a song,

An echo from heaven

Which gives my spirit wings.

My home has neither roof nor walls.

It is your hand holding me close.

I sing.

I smile.

I soar.

By  Martha L Shaw – © 2014

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OUT OF THIS WORLD -CHILL – #DailyHaikuChallenge

November 30, 2016

 

Oh, you darkened sky!

You! Chill of night surrounds me.

I cannot be fooled!

By Martha L Shaw ©2016

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Should you like to participate in the challenge, simply link back to Morgan’s first post found HERE

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