Fingers in the Trees
Mar03

Fingers in the Trees

Reaching high So high Bold with width No need to justify No fear Just deep rooted love Made alive   Enduring the rain Embracing the sunshine Holding friends who fly Giving shade to those who pass by   My fingers are reachIng Up to my creator And also to my neighbor It is the fruit The proof That we all have fingers Made to love To reach high As we also let our roots go deep In the soil of the love of God Written after I...

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Ruthless Trust
Mar01

Ruthless Trust

Your fingers peel back the skin on my chest I try to resist denying you access to my wounded heart I become powerless as my eyes witness You expose my brokenness Going deeper pass my skin, You discover hidden hurts within the crevices  Sealed off from being touched by your love That resist the ruthless trust you ask me for I begin to shake I loose the composure of my face I am naked  I quiver looking for the will to deny you… again....

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Brazen Righteousness
Sep05

Brazen Righteousness

Brazen Righteousness Is a volcanic expression of passion for all that is true For things that are pure It is total abandonment in living for God in all that you do It is a radical departure from the deceptive grip of religion That only keeps people from living in a flow of tangible freedom Are you listening You’d better pay attention Most of us are slippin or sleepin and not being who God made us to be Instead we’re living...

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The Vote

The Vote Reflects the heart Reveals what’s believed Exposes what we have departed from in our values as a nation Bespeaks an orientation to an ideology that’s contrary to the values and convictions of our souls The ballot has power over our beliefs When our beliefs should set our vote in motion We are hypocrites refusing to stand on these. .. in which  we live and breathe And say we see Our vote is a sign of devotion God...

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William Speaks at Center of Praise
Jul08

William Speaks at Center of Praise

William Owens will be performing live poems based on his latest book, Naked Before God – Words That Express My Heart In light increased turmoil of our nation with killings of people and police officers, William will be presenting a new work to speak to this national crises. It is entitled Identity. Center Of Praise Church Pastor Joseph Sissac When: Sat, July 9, 4pm – 8pm Where: 1228 23rd St, Sacramento, CA 95816, USA (map)...

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