Tag Archives: Battle

Getting Out of My Way

John 12:23-28 Getting Out of My Way by Michael Romani Every day, I ask God to change my heart To please do away with my worse parts To please make me the sort of ever true That is closer to … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Premonition

I had a premonition that things would not be going well It was not so much that anyone had all that much to tell After all dead men don’t talk much being as they’re dead But with a single look … Continue reading

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War Drums Beating

War Drums Beating by Michael Romani The war drums are beating There is no more retreating But for you, the battle is over You will be buried in clover Your fight is over my friend Your path has come to … Continue reading

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Run, Run

Run, Run by Michael Romani Run, run But you can’t get away Undone Thrown into the fray Caught in a blaze Lost in a daze Of the good and then the bad Saner than I’m mad Encircled in fury Always … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Underdog

Looking down on the tattered and broken city The life that I see is more of the dirt and gritty Played out like a old song from so very long ago And underdogs like me live lives smaller than our … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Mighty

The breeze blew cool under a mighty moon We knew the dawn would be breaking soon The fortress was strong, but, we were stronger The reasons we fought could not have been wronger But fight we did until the hard … Continue reading

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In Defense Of (Damage Done)

In Defense of Damage Done by Michael Romani Even after all the damage done The battle has only just begun Words will not win what must be won But with the courage needed as one One who can move beyond … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: Haskell’s Account of the Battle of Gettysburg

The Battle of Gettysburg stretched from July 1st through 3rd, 1863.  It was one of the most horrendous battles that was ever fought in the Western hemisphere and it occurred between two sides of Americans – the North versus the … Continue reading

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First Principles: Perseverance Is Essential To Victory

“I have not yet begun to fight.” – John Paul Jones The story behind this quote as a retort in a battle that seemed all but lost and yet was turned around into a victory is told here: http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/johnpauljones.htm As … Continue reading

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Tapestry of Sorrow

Tapestry of Sorrow by Michael Romani Decisions made have consequence That is as is accepted Some good and some bad That is to be expected We cannot frame Things as otherwise Tomorrow holds yesterday’s blame In all the past plans … Continue reading

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