Happy Clerihew is a short poem that was inspired by my adorable little puppy Happy. I hope that you enjoy it. And may you have a wonderful 4th of July. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-KbmrES_qEM
Learning to walk the narrow path is not an easy task. It means setting aside self and learning to do what Jesus wants even when it requires going the opposite way of my most cherished desires. But as hard a task as it is, and as deep as the struggle is to learn to give … Continue reading Happy Am I
What Am I? By Katherine B. Parilli What am I when nothing I seek to become can I achieve? When I try time after time to touch the stars; So grand and worthy, Yet falter and fail to reach their beauty. How I long to succeed and climb the lofty towering mountains, To overcome … Continue reading What Am I?
I wrote this short acrostic poem as a way to say thank you to my Father for Father's day. I hope that you enjoy this poem, and Happy Father's day everyone. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLIlIeIYAJc
The many faces of love is a poem about love that was inspired by my little dog Happy. One day I was pondering the various ways that he showed his love and how he tailored how he showed his love to each member of the family. As I considered this I was struck with the … Continue reading The Many Faces of Love Pup Poetry
How Can I Honor Thee When I Have Lost My Way? By Katherine B. Parilli How can I honor Thee when I do not know the course of my life? When I am so confused by the multiplying confusion of my stone blocked road that I cannot find my way, How can I bring honor … Continue reading How Can I Honor Thee When I Have Lost My Way?
The relationship between sisters does not always run smoothly, but can at times seem like a dynamite ridden field where one wrong step triggers outright war. Impatience, irritation, and jealousy are all to ready to rear their ugly heads threatening the harmony of this special bond. Yet despite the rough and ragged course, the hours … Continue reading Sisters Acrostic 1
Waves is a poem inspired by the varying moods of the heart. Like the waves of the ocean are moods change. Sometimes they are quiet and subdued, other times eager and laughing, and still others it pounds angrily upon the shore. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8BJiKKqoLe4
This Sunday is Mother's Day, and in honor of the day I would like to share an acrostic poem I wrote for my Mother. I hope that you enjoy it, and thank you to all the hard working Mother's who give of themselves all year long. And a special thank you to my Mother for … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day: Mother Acrostic