TRANSFORMATION

Through the valley of the shadow of death My footsteps you alight Your rod and staff, my comfort here You’re Presence my delight The shadows mock, the darkness jeers They seek my trust's demise Your promise calls to silence them You're peace my joy and prize This is no brief encounter here Its crucible endures…

HOPE

Wide open spaces beckon Come breath Come sing The harsh cold wind blows in the distance A reminder The familiar A faint voice Weakened by my awakening Now a distance memory I can still feel it I can still taste the hopeless It's dark damp Moving farther and farther away From my present From my…

WALLS

If those walls could talk They wouldn't sing but weep Of days gone by Of a secret kept A girl who mourns While a mother slept Wept herself Of the terrors deep Within the closet of her own skeletons Childhood hunger Never fed Her sunken hope In a sea of pain If those walls could…