Julianne and cats

When I leave…

January 30, 2023 personal / poetry / religion 0 Comment

When I leave this earth,there will be silenceand unanswered questions.There will be regrets. There will be…apologies unexpressed,penance yet to be endured,unfinished books,friends left behind,loose ends. There will be tears overunmade beds,dirty laundry,many messes.There will be an empty roomwhere I once slept. There will be no more looking back,no more mending […]

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Conversations with the Holy Spirit

September 20, 2022 Blog / faith testimony / poetry / prayer / pro-life / religion 0 Comment

Are you naïve, God?To become a man bringing love and peace to us,Only to be crucified for healing and redeeming,if in You we trust? Are you naïve, God?to welcome we believers into the heavenly kingdom,where we will live with You in paradise,retaining our free will? Are you naïve, God?To think […]

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Desiring Heaven

May 24, 2022 faith testimony / personal / poetry 0 Comment

Don’t stand between me and Jesuswhen the end of my life comes.I want to travel swiftly,when my womanhood succumbs. Don’t breathe for me or prop me up,when my lungs begin to slow.I want to breathe in heaven’s scent.Please let my last breath go. Don’t stent my veins or pace my […]

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cat in bethlehem

Was there a cat in Bethlehem?

December 1, 2021 Blog / Christmas / pets / poetry 0 Comment

Was there a cat in Bethlehem?With Christ the King who was born to them?The Holy Family lay the Babe in a manger,near ox and lamb and one small stranger. Nestled in the straw below His bed,where our Savior lay His sacred head,a kitten lived in this humble house,chasing one rude […]

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