Tag Archives: Poems

A Tale of Christmas In Two Parts

A Tale of Christmas In Two Parts by Michael Romani I I have heard it said That you can eat ’til you’re full And it’s still not enough The excuse to be given “But, it’s Christmas…” And one really shouldn’t … Continue reading

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Time Spent With the Harvard Classics: The Poetry of Christina Georgina Rossetti

The English poetess Christina Georgina Rossetti was born on December 5, 1830, and passed away on December 29, 1894.  She wrote a variety of romantic, devotional and children’s poems.  Among her most famous are Goblin Market, Remember, and Love Came Down At Christmas.  … Continue reading

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Counting Costs

Counting Costs* by Michael Romani Big news for the Democrats No, it’s not about New York City rats But, it is about rats across the maze That sit there staring in a daze It seems that somehow it’s news That … Continue reading

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Moments of Gratitude

Moments of Gratitude by Michael Romani In this moment of graceful gratitude I approach all of life in a thankful attitude Giving God all the honor and all the glory This is my song and this is my story Praising … Continue reading

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Egyptian Dawn

Egyptian Dawn by Michael Romani Mercury drips Leading to madness Shake of her hips Only leads to sadness Death Is not the end Evil held down To where it was meant to descend Out of time Out of place A … Continue reading

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Seeking Riches of the Heart

Based on Acts 16:1-15 Seeking Riches of the Heart by Michael Romani Uncertain if I am just a dreamer In a silent prayer to our redeemer I started to think on ministry How it’s been in our history Building a … Continue reading

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Dark Voices

Darkness abounds for a lot of returning Veterans.  The sad, sad truth is that more Veterans have died from self infliction than on the battle fields since 9/11.  Think on that, please.  I don’t care about your politics really.  If … Continue reading

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Here In This Age of Wonder

Here In This Age of Wonder by Michael Romani Here in this age of wonder Mankind dreams much and then blunders Governments desperately try to lead In words, actions and in deeds Yet, with all of this going on Some … Continue reading

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WordPress – #Daily Prompt – Recite

I live to recite your poetry Knowing you as the best of we In all of our vivid imagery It always gets the very best of me  

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Purpose

Purpose by Michael Romani Through our trials We earn our name Be it one that’s proud Or bring us shame In this name We find our purpose Honor or blame This is how the world knows us We beat the … Continue reading

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