http://garybertnick.wordpress.com The heart longs A soul yearns Mind so strained and pulled Tears well up from within; Oh, for a true place of safety during the storm Guidance in a journey across this desert land To be wrapped about with … [Read more...] about Our Refuge by Gary Bertnick
READY Wide awake in a sleepy house, Long before dawn these eyes have looked above Beyond the clouds and moon, and through the stars A soul in deepest yearning, at the doorstep of the Third Heaven, bowed low; The heavy heart churns, Those … [Read more...] about Ready by Gary Bertnick
OFFSPRING Children of Israel, natural or "grafted in" Descendants of faith given as a true life force, Spirit power greater than gravity Power greater than heat or cold Greater than any chemistry or biochemistry Greater than any emotion or … [Read more...] about OFFSPRING by Gary Bertnick
Lost without a shepherd They wander the barren hills Very little water, Very little food. Groans and moaning can be heard Eyes seem to stare blankly Many have already fallen to the ground Abandoned by false shepherds Deceivers who feed only … [Read more...] about A Remnant Waits by Gary Bertnick
Thank you to all of our Veterans & their families! I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG, OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, AND TO THE REPUBLIC, FOR WHICH IT STANDS, ONE NATION UNDER GOD, INDIVISIBLE, WITH LIBERTY AND JUSTICE FOR … [Read more...] about Happy Fourth of July!
By Gary Bertnick All fears melt away, The fear and anxiety of life The fear of death, That we might truly live out each day At rest, at peace in this place, at this time. As the morning sun lifts the dew. A cloud of invisible vapor … [Read more...] about FEARS MELT