More Memphis Blues

It’s a cold day down in Memphis Handy’s shadow shivering in the shade It’s a cold day down in Memphis He just stands there he don’t play The thunder growls in the dull grey sky He just stands, nothing left to say Martin spoke of kindness...

The Wind

There is something behind me That is driving me on But every time I turn to look It seems that it is gone I never noticed the wind Pushing me along I didn’t stop to see Until I felt it gone Like a sailor in the doldrums I struggled on alone I never felt what...
Dreams-An Acrostic

Dreams-An Acrostic

Dreams-An Acrostic Dreams can come true in this life and this place Reality can be harsh, but, it’s what we all must face Each decision people make can lead to happiness or disgrace All my life I’ve thought this way, but, those elusive dreams I still chase Many folks...

Sand In My Eyes

I’m standing in the sand where Jesus stood and taught This is not his message or the world he sought Lord, I need your blessing to get back home again But I can’t help feeling what I’m doing is a sin It’s three a.m. here, yesterday back home Is...
Happy Souls-An Acrostic

Happy Souls-An Acrostic

          HAPPY SOULS Happiness can be found if we look around Anger can be dispelled from our lives Patience is a virtue or so they say People are all different we must remember You and I can walk hand-in-hand So can everybody else Our lives...
Where Jesus Trod

Where Jesus Trod

I walked the path that Jesus trod so many years ago. I felt a kinship to my God, emotions bid me go. The day I stepped foot on that soil I felt my life complete. I knew my Lord had walked my steps ’cause this is where we’d meet. He took my hand and showed...