Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Scarf

The Scarf Deborah Beach Giordano © April 28, 2011 I bought a scarf today made in Tibet; a strip of woolen cloth as long as I am tall; exactly. Did she know somehow that it was just right; that Himalayan … Continue reading

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Confession # 91

Confession # 91 Inspired by Psalm 91 Deborah Beach Giordano © April 26, 2011 With the psalmist I declare: “God is my refuge and my shelter; my Savior in whom I trust.” Such a confident, courageous, and inspiring testimony to … Continue reading

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Azalea Blossoms

The Azalea Blossoms Deborah Beach Giordano © April 25, 2011 Discarded husks lie where they have fallen, brown and withered, forgotten. The soft breeze scatters the proof of what once was hard, unyielding, temporary. Surprising traces of transitions unsuspected; the … Continue reading

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Begat & By Golly

Begat & By Golly Deborah Beach Giordano © March 13, 2011 “And he begat….” sententious sentences; a ceaseless senseless series; a horsefly in your ear. And I grit my teeth and think: Oh yeah? and who was it that be-gave? … Continue reading

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Confession

Confession Deborah Beach Giordano © April 13, 2011 Gracious, All-Seeing God,     I confess;     I cannot hide my face –     or my feelings –     from You.     No matter how I try, … Continue reading

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Like those who watch …

Like those who watch for the morning… Deborah Beach Giordano © April 10, 2011 Compassionate Listener, hear my cry from the depths of the dark and empty night;  sleep as elusive as smoke, I pace the room shrouded in chenille … Continue reading

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