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Posted on November 15, 2014 | By J. Randal | 1 response
Here’s the homey background to this short, sad stanza.
Posted on November 7, 2014 | By J. Randal | 3 responses
Read the background to this week’s Cloudburst Poem, the first stanza, and a Bible verse about the eternal nature of God.
Posted on October 30, 2014 | By J. Randal | 4 responses
Last night, several people were down, unhappy, even grumbling a bit, as they arrived for our mid-week Bible reading here at our house.
Posted on October 25, 2014 | By J. Randal | 2 responses
Time is a recurrent theme of mine, as subscribers to Cloudburst are aware by now. But I don’t think I’ve used the concept of an exchange (term repeated twice) before.
Posted on October 21, 2014 | By J. Randal | Leave a response
On an open-source social media in a far, far realm of virtual space, where only plain text finds a place upon a user’s wall, where the mark of a writer is the strength of his word, did appear these brief and simple lines lauding that plane supporting the tools of tongue and trade. And here may you, who were, among all mankind, the recipients of that missive containing these lines, speak to their creator. Be you […]
Posted on October 11, 2014 | By J. Randal | Leave a response
This poem found me as I sat and stared at the worn tiles of the bathroom floor. Inspiration appears at its own beckoning; it makes no appointments, consults no one if the time is convenient.
Posted on September 19, 2014 | By J. Randal | 2 responses
For subscribers, and non, to the email list, an extra for you in this post.
Posted on September 4, 2014 | By J. Randal | 2 responses
When politicians talk about sending somebody to hell, beware! Let them restrict themselves to actions for this life. Let God take care of assigning people to their eternal destination. Today’s Cloudburst offering touches on this and on how Christ’s disciples have a far greater concern than justice, as man defines it, but work to save others.
Posted on October 10, 2012 | By J. Randal | Leave a response
A new, but somber Cloudburst poem.
Posted on September 14, 2012 | By J. Randal | 2 responses
A new offering for the special poetry list.