Penuel by JLF Maikaho – Poetry – PAROUSIA Magazine

PENUEL (I have seen God face to face and survived) I bribed my way through favour Grabbing and holding unto power Unto the glitters and colours of the earth – Yet I remained unfulfilled I made gains both small and great A mighty man blessed indeed With wealth and wisdom and what have you – Yet unhappy I remained My bounty a sackful I carried all my life Hoping its presence could grant me happiness Holding on tight to it’s weight – Yet a weary soul I remained Until mercy came and attacked my lie Grace exposed the deceit I … Continue reading Penuel by JLF Maikaho – Poetry – PAROUSIA Magazine