Tag: restoration

Faith, in Poetry

Poems by Ruth Callaghan do Valle Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash Raised up Staked as a snakeRaised up in the wildernessBringing healing to all those whoStake their hope on you Struck down onceTo raise up the down-troddenYou’ve trodden down the serpent’s headRaised to strike you Now raised to gloryRestored to […]

Poetry: Gathering Joy

Image by Melissa Askew from Unsplash   Gathering Joy by Veronica McDonald   I gather joy around me like a blanket. You feel as warm as kindergarten like a gentle cotton cloud against chubby baby fingers covered in white paste. Like that feeling called home when home wouldn’t do. […]