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4.9k · Aug 2014
Soothing Rain (Haiku)
Zoe Aug 2014
Whispers in the breeze
gentle rustling of the trees
soothing rain now falls.

2.8k · Jun 2014
Zoe Jun 2014
Studying in school
has kept me
so busy.
I haven't
been able to
write anything
new lately.
I hope

Things have been hectic.
School is nearly over now!
Hoping to write more.
2.6k · May 2013
Zoe May 2013
I need to be sure
that this is right for
me... I wish to be
held for a little while.
An embrace is comforting. A friend or my parents! :)
2.1k · Feb 2015
Zoe Feb 2015
Large moon,
emanating light
through the thin clouds,
and eerie shadows
cast all around.
yet all the while
Shining all
through the night.
Moon, so large,
rising over all.

A lovely moonlit night.
Hope you enjoy! :)
2.1k · Jan 2014
Along the Pathway
Zoe Jan 2014
All along the pathway,
covered in snow and ice;
I walked alone, but I
found God was with me!

"...for he hath said, I will never leave thee nor forsake thee." Heb. 13:5
I tend to forget this sometimes.
1.8k · Aug 2013
Cool Breezes
Zoe Aug 2013
The cool breezes stir
among the tallest fir trees...
dappled sunlight shines.
1.7k · Aug 2014
Wish (Senryu)
Zoe Aug 2014
I wish I could hold
your hand in my smaller one
and enjoy day's end.

1.5k · Jun 2015
Lest I should fall
Zoe Jun 2015
These hands hang down
and my heart droops within;
these feet are tired - my back sags
shouldering so much,
visible and invisible.
Oh Lord, sustain me,
I pray!
Lend me
strength to
lest I should
fall and not
be able
to get

1.2k · Jun 2014
Zoe Jun 2014
Tomorrow may never come,
So, appreciate this day.
Today is waning so fast,
Soon night shall be descending.
All we have is this moment,
Tomorrow may never come.

Make the most of each moment.
Something I need to take to heart.
1.2k · May 2013
New Beginnings
Zoe May 2013
New beginnings, like pages
of a book. New chapters,
as in life as well also.
School days are almost through.
New school next year.
1.1k · Jun 2015
Zoe Jun 2015
relief I found
is sustaining and freeing.
No longer working
******* tests.
No more
I now have
obtained it.
Peace, wonderful

So difficult was this year of school.
Glad for a vacation! :) <3
1.1k · Oct 2013
Autumn Sunrise
Zoe Oct 2013
Autumn sunrises
Color in the sky and trees
Is so wonderful.

1.1k · Jun 2013
Friends Help
Zoe Jun 2013
The burdens are
difficult to carry
all alone.
With a friend
to help you tote
them, you're
not all
The burdens
are so much lighter
with a friend to help.
That's what
to help each other.
1.1k · Aug 2013
A Lovely Day
Zoe Aug 2013
Such a lovely day
To stroll down a wooded path
And imbibe beauty.
First haiku.
1.1k · Jun 2013
The Storms (4:20)
Zoe Jun 2013
The storms are raging outside.
Lightning flashes and thunder peals.
The ground trembles beneath me,
In awe I watch on.
1.0k · Sep 2013
A Wish
Zoe Sep 2013
Lavender sunset,
such a lovely sight to see,
sitting side by side.
God I hope this comes to pass,
all within Your own good time.
My first Tanka! :)
I hope you enjoy it. :)
1.0k · Nov 2014
Temporary and Eternal Home
Zoe Nov 2014
This world is my temporary home,
for Heaven is my eternal home.
Thank God I am,
one of His children.

~ Marian's challenge got me thinking...
Here is my effort. Hope you enjoy! :)
1.0k · Oct 2013
Winter Air
Zoe Oct 2013
Winter air moves in
Soon snow shall cover the ground
Just like Autumn leaves.

988 · Sep 2013
Zoe Sep 2013
I open my eyes
and see all of nature clear
I thank God for this!
I thank God for creating beauty in nature.
"The heavens declare the glory of God: and the firmament sheweth his handywork." Psalm 19:1
978 · Feb 2015
Zoe Feb 2015
a word I dislike,
for he has left
and gone.
You made
a promise to me,
yet I'm all alone.
Oh God,
please help

Just thoughts.
A prayer.
947 · May 2013
No Crying
Zoe May 2013
There is no crying tonight
even though you're not here.
I merely wished to be held
and cared for...that's all.

927 · Aug 2014
His Grace (Senryu)
Zoe Aug 2014
His grace and mercy
is sufficient for us all
who do come to Him.

923 · Jan 2014
New school (Senryu)
Zoe Jan 2014
My new school is sad
And nothing like the last one,
Students love to hurt.

My first attempt at a senryu! :)
835 · May 2013
Zoe May 2013
The sadness of this heart
of mine may never go
away. I do intend on
starting all over once again.
789 · Aug 2014
Between Lines (Senryu)
Zoe Aug 2014
Read all of the words


Then what is between the lines

(loves you!)

Another message.

Something different.
776 · May 2013
What I Am
Zoe May 2013
A bruised reed, Lord, that's all I am.
A smoking flax, Lord, do not put out.
I love you, Lord!

760 · Jun 2013
Zoe Jun 2013
I am filled with joy
Because God has forgiven
All of my dark sins.
My first Senryu! :)
742 · May 2013
Never Enough
Zoe May 2013
It's hard to say all
of the right words
isn't it? It is never

727 · Jun 2013
Don't Leave
Zoe Jun 2013
Don't leave now,
I need you more
than ever!
720 · May 2013
Do you care?
Zoe May 2013
I needed your help.
I had come to depend upon you.

I am thinking about you,
but do you care?
Just a little something I found. :)
653 · Nov 2014
It is all gone
Zoe Nov 2014
Those days,
so long ago now,
that blossomed within
time that seemed to
stand still.
Now it is gone,
and I am
You are gone
as well.*

Missing people is painful...
652 · May 2013
Zoe May 2013
The way the rain
beats upon my
windowpane, that is how
I feel inside.

645 · May 2013
Zoe May 2013
Jollity and merriment are gone.
Cherished joy is a memory.
I shall be happy again
when God wipes tears away.
631 · May 2013
I Cry To Thee
Zoe May 2013
Out of the depths I
Cry to Thee:
"Oh Lord,
Hear my

586 · May 2013
You Walked Away
Zoe May 2013
Will you only walk away,
never looking back at me?
You never even said goodbye,
you walked away from me.
570 · May 2013
School Days
Zoe May 2013
Dancing through the long hallway

Racing for the arched doorway.

Every day has an ending

Every night has a beginning.
552 · May 2013
Zoe May 2013
the canopy of light
of shade
the memories
that have
shall always
linger near my heart
but i will always
miss you.

537 · May 2013
Summer Day
Zoe May 2013
It is so nice, the summer sun
warming up my garden
and my face.
Flowers bloom, as love, all
around me, yet never
including me.
I know that I
shall wait,
and he shall
come some

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