Michael Halstead

Videnda

I wish she could see herself the way that I see her Captured by her personality Enamored by her beauty Bewitched by her name I wish she could see herself the way that I see her Heart ensnared by her eyes Melted by her smile Longing for her touch I

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I Miss You

I miss you I miss walking in the brisk evening I miss the long talks over coffee about everything and about nothing  I miss how time passed so slowly and yet so quickly I miss hearing you laugh and knowing that I put the smile one your face I miss

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Houses of Glass

Once there was a lonesome man Who lived all on his own Protected in his house of glass Behind a wall of stone He found a certain comfort Inside the wall he knew A comfort that would not remain If one should make it through Until one day he found

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Yellow and Blue

Up north is a land Of yellow and blue Where Christ is the focus And friendships are true Atop of a hill From city removed What’s not to love, Except for the food? Perched at the bottom Where good seed is sewn There towers Farrar Where real men are grown

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Gungor, Inerrancy, and Biblical Literalism

If you’re part of the evangelical church, chances are you’ve heard the recent controversy surrounding statements made by Michael Gungor. While Gungor has never been shy about his theology, it’s only as of late that the quotes from an old blog post have made news. An article was posted to

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Baby Blue

The moment first our eyes met Her’s yellow as the sun The moment first I turned her on Our two hearts became one The moment first I entered My mouth did form a smile The moment first I rode her I knew she’d stay a while The moment first she

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Paradoxical Love

You’re the rhythm to my heart – Though you make it stand still The air I breathe – Though you take my breath away The song I sing – Though you leave me speechless How can I explain your paradoxical affection Which fills my heart so completely, Yet leaves me longing for more?

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Rocks Dance on Hillsides

Rocks dance on hillsides Moving with the songs of nature, The rhythm of trees; Heaven’s instruments Fill the ears with wonder, The heart with humility, And the senses with awe; Rivers harmonize Creeks accentuate Wind amplifies nature’s orchestra; Rock dance on hillsides And so, in turn, do I

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Luminescent

Luminescent; Every smile like sun To a cloudy day- She’s a stow away in my heart, Grabbing a hold of it Every time our lips meet- The touch of her hands Drowns me in ecstasy Impossible to explain, Riveting my sight To her and her alone; Yearning for no other.

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When Life Gives You Pizza

You know how the anecdote goes: When life gives you lemons make lemonade. Cliché as it is, you’ve probably said it before, and you’ve likely wasted precious energy trying to squeeze every last drop out of those stupid lemons, hoping you don’t get any more thrown at you in the

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