Archive for the 'Poems' Category

THE MIRACLE ON 45AVE.

Monday, August 14th, 2017

By Ken BlueUnobserved, and of no interest to those who never knew, That eternal business was discussed on Forty-Fourth Avenue.A little band that prayed for land, the year of seventy-two, Gave God a reason, it was the season to trust and to do.The owners replied, and we complied, with witnesses: two. What began continues the […]

WHEN A FOX TURNS OUT TO BE A PIG

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017

“As a jewel of gold in a swine’s snout, so is a fair woman which is witout discretion.” Proverbs 11:22. By Ken Blue I saw her on the boardwalk, as she was standing there.Men turned their heads to look, I couldn’t help but stare.She was dressed to the max, in some frilly exotic thing.Her eyes were […]

HEARTS OF LONELINESS

Sunday, August 28th, 2016

HEARTS OF LONELINESS By Ken Blue Loneliness is a heartache that break deep inside, And only those who have it, fight its vicious tide. It cannot be described, it’s a feeling we all hide. Loneliness is a heartache, the lonely must abide.   Loneliness is despair, a night without an end. Tears are not seen, […]

MONKEYS WHO SAVED THEIR TAILS

Monday, March 28th, 2016

                  Two monkeys sat in a coconut tree, Looking on the mass of humanity. “Some say man descended from you and me. We consider and ask, how can this be? Tails have dropped off, there’s no swinging around, Speaking in words is such a strange sound, Destined […]

SHE LEFT ME TODAY

Sunday, December 6th, 2015

  BY Ken Blue   It started with a Bible study in the neighborhood She asked if she should go, I agreed that it would be good   It would give me added quiet time; something craved by all men Now I could watch “American Idol,” and old “CNN”   After a few weeks, I […]

THE UNSEEN PRISON

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

This poem will take you to the depths of hell, an unseen prison, but it will not leave you there. It will also bring you to the victory that you can have in Jesus Christ, if you decide to accept it.

ME, AND MR.WINSTON

Tuesday, September 29th, 2015

  By Ken Blue (Note: This poem may help some of you with a New Year’s resolution)       I started smoking cigarettes when I was fourteen. I stole them at night from dad’s cigarette machine. Dennis and I went to the outside can, And smoked in hopes of becoming a man.   Dad […]

THINGS YOU WON’T FIND IN OUR CHURCH

Saturday, May 2nd, 2015

THINGS YOU WON’T FIND IN OUR CHURCH Spoof on Standards By Ken Blue     You won’t find a screen with a bouncing ball Our nose is in the hymnal like the Apostle Paul. You won’t find drums or a base guitar Or a piano — like those in honky-tonk bars. We shun the organ; Luther […]

THE TRAIN TO HELL

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

There’s a train that’s flying on a cold steel rail. Its only destination is a place called hell. You got on by choice; you get off the same. But, as it pick

IT’S ONLY A SHADOW

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

              By Ken Blue   The shadow holds no fear for me. It’s just a moment in time. When the Son shines from on high, It flees, leaving no sign.   The valley’s brief and shallow, A door to a peaceful land. And no one walks through alone. There […]