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Broken? Stanza IX – Part I

June 7, 2013 by  
Filed under Becky Ward, Broken

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Broken? But peace cannot be found this way, nor will lasting joy be had. Only temporary pleasures, self put first in a world gone mad. This is the stanza that took the longest to write, and it is also my favorite from the first half of the poem because of the last line. I see very clearly that we are losing touch with God, who IS reality, and putting ourselves in first place. After much laboring over... Read More

Broken? – Stanza VIII – Part I

April 5, 2013 by  
Filed under Becky Ward, Broken, Poetry


Broken? Blinded by success and praises, of our fellow man trek we. Developing more innovations, from pain and death to be set free. In 1965, members of the AmericanCollege of Obstetrics and Gynecology decided in an unprecedented manner, that they knew what was best for women, and redefined the term “conception” as shown in the following excerpt from the book “The Contraception of Grief”, written... Read More

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