Sunday, September 18, 2011

Poetry Sunday ~ I Walk Alone

Jer.15:17 I sat not in the assembly of the mockers, nor rejoiced; I sat alone because of thy hand: for thou hast filled me with indignation.

I Walk Alone

I walk alone this path I’m on
the people all look gray
why have they all melted
and changed to look that way.

Their faces look like lemon peel
the wrinkled up old rind
fingers hang like willow trees
they seek but never find.

I walk alone this path I’m on
the hypocrite tries to join.
He smiles, laughs, barks and bites
with tricks he flips a coin.

Up ahead I see the light
that these others dare to tread
only in the gloomy hedge
they’ll touch when they are dead.

I walk alone this path I’m on
does no one care to follow?
They choose to sit and do their thing
in lust and greed they wallow.

The Light alone embellishes me
I’ll lead you there it’s true.
I can not make you stay for long
it all depends on you!!


Stormcrow said...

Sounds lonely.

joni said...

The life of a Christian can be lonely because your out here living for a true living God that people don't understand and want to cut the religion into portions that FIT in with their life.

The Word can not be dissected to fit. You either live, believe, or pretend and deceive.

I choose to live. And it can be lonely but with Him, I am never ALONE! :D