I never dreamt I’d be so anxious To shed an identity As a snake sheds its skin Aching to grow And yet bound by Measurements of the past I have never been more myself Than who I am with you And as I clothe myself In the blood And in righteousness I will clothe myself In your name Proclaim to the world I am yours As much or more than I am mine And my discarded skin Once so cherished… Read more »

Though my boredom with counting Causes me to only guess That I have as many Brothers and Sisters As there are stars in the sky One thing I know for certain– There is only One of you And you are mine for as many years As there are stars in the sky And as numbered as our days may be We are forever, for we are One And we shall outlast the stars in the sky.