Author: Edwin

Dear Mary. A Poem.

Dear Mary, Sing Me to Sleep Dear Mary, have mercy on me, child of Luther. Have mercy on this child whose family went back across the cool Tiber. Descended from Wycliffe and (forgive me) cruel King Henry. Born from Calvin and...

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Giving up, and giving, for Lent

Today is Ash Wednesday.  The day we begin the Christian season of Lent, which is the 40 day fast leading up to Easter.  Although I am a Southern Baptist, I was raised in the United Methodist Church.  And I have a deep love for...

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