January 2010 - Posts

Tina's Poems

Out of Clouded Waters Water pools where long have hidden my truths. Dusty fragments of past gather there and settle. I keep the pond still, ringless until calm is lost under storm of day to day. She rises from the water, thread-bare and stained dusty...

tedi’s story

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son. (John 3:16) “You were so ugly the nurses in the hospital called you Monkey. I called you Peanut. I felt so sorry for you when you were born, you didn’t even weigh five pounds. I always felt...

Joanna's Story

When I was two, my first abuser came into my life. He was soon to become my stepfather, and by all accounts, it was to be the worst thing that could have happened to us. He was physically abusive to my mother, beating her nearly every day. He beat us...