Drew Engman Poems
|1.||Not 'All, ' But A Start||3/31/2007|
|2.||Playing With Excuses||3/31/2007|
|3.||Tell Me Why||3/31/2007|
|6.||Once, For All (For Dad)||7/10/2008|
|11.||Childhood Is Calling||6/10/2009|
|12.||I Turn Away||6/18/2009|
|14.||Why Does He Sing Farewell To The Sun?||6/3/2012|
|15.||Death Dares Life||3/5/2015|
|17.||This Is The Poem That Waits||7/10/2008|
|25.||Creature Of Habit||7/10/2008|
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Creature Of Habit
I used to think of myself as forsaken,
Then Jesus called me His own.
My every decision seemed doomed or mistaken,
Trying out my wings alone.
Then He came and I changed some, for better or worse,
But my flesh never gave up the fight.
I make a sow's ear out of every silk purse,
As I look to the wrong from the right.
I hear the beginning of wisdom is fear
Of The Lord and His mighty conviction.
I mostly feel angry, or my eyes fill with tears,
At my life's unresolved contradictions.
When I see His face, will I fall in disgrace,
Or throw my...
The flower is on the heather and
The bloom is on the rose
The bird, on scented air, is winging
Toward the summer road
The bee is hunting pollen and
The fawn sleeps in the wood
Winter’s over, time for singing,
The world is new, and life is good