The Parable: Convergence And The Scared Caterpillar

(DREAM-MAKER:) Fear only one thing little one. Fear displeasing Me. CATERPILLAR: I do, Dream-Maker, I do! That’s WHY I’m scared!     (DREAM-MAKER:) That is the only good fear little one. It will keep you humble. It will keep you hungry for righteousness. CATERPILLAR: (DREAM-MAKER:) Everywhere you go little one. Everywhere you go. My Spirit will empower…

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The Parable: A Commission

(DREAM-MAKER:) Before you go… I want you to listen to Me… Are you listening? CATERPILLAR:     (…grumble… grumble… grumble.) (DREAM-MAKER:) I want you to remember Who you work for. CATERPILLAR: Work for? (DREAM-MAKER:) Yes. You work for Me. Your life is in My hands. You are kept by My love. CATERPILLAR:     (DREAM-MAKER:)…

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Destiny And The Dream-Maker’s Gift

Here she comes, once again—from the corner of my mind. Soooo many years ago… yet, I close these eyes and find; See her? Offering herself? From a day—now long gone by; Twirling, leaping, spinning, dancing… spreading wings as if to fly! ~~~ The music now has captured her—she feels it in her feet. She dances…

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Delays Are Not Denials

Like withering grass, days slowly pass; I wonder why You haven’t come. My dreams still wait—the hour is late; When will my great deliverance be? ~~~ And bending low, You whisper, “So… You think this dream you’re longing for, Is way behind, and you can’t find, The pathway out of great dilemma?” ~~~ Ah, child…

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The Parable: The Confused Caterpillar

(DREAM-MAKER:) Time to wait. CATERPILLAR:   How long? Dream-Maker! Are You listening? How long must I wait? What am I waiting for? Who? Will I know? When the time comes—will I know? I’m confused. Dream-Maker? Dreeeam-Maaaaker…  CATERPILLAR:   It’s so dark in here… so dark. This place is too tight! Dream-Maker? Dream-Maker? Are You still there?…

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Changed In The Dark

I’ve had you in the dark – it’s true! How could you understand? That all from the beginning Is exactly as I’ve planned. ~~~ Could I choose, dear one, to smash your heart? No, it would be cruelest wrong Instead my plan, to change your heart, And give it bright new song ~~~ I know…

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The Parable: A Fearful Climb

CATERPILLAR: Oh, dear… oh, dear… This thing You ask… It is too much! Remember me? I am only a tiny worm… that is all. Fragile, Dream-Maker… easily broken. Have You forgotten? Oh, dear. This tree… This bark… it is too rough! It hurts my feet! How can I climb a thing so BIG? CATERPILLAR: Oh, dear… what…

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The Parable: The Calling

  (DREAM-MAKER:) The time has come… We are here… Climb. CATERPILLAR: Climb? This? Climb this tree? No, Dream-Maker, I cannot! It is too high! This calling of Yours, You ask too much! I cannot, I cannot!   (DREAM-MAKER:) Climb or die.   CATERPILLAR: Climb or die? What kind of love is this? Climb, or die?…

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wISHING fOR tHE mOON

In dismal mud ~ far from the sky A thousand glittering nights sped by Until the one meant just for me A call to “Come…” to garden tree. “Who me? I am too small!” I said “What if I fall?” spoke Fearing Dread. Yet somewhere from my coward’s heart Came Maker’s whisper, “Now… Depart.” From…

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My Imagination Never Gets Old…

  My imagination (I mean) for I have always loved them… stories! My imagination soars within a story and has the ability to transport me, anywhere. (And often does!) One of my absolute favorite things about Jesus is—that He was a Master Storyteller. He loved capturing the imagination of His audience, giving them a magical carpet…

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