Author: Jennifer Daves

Lament The Machine

Sunlight creeping Through open windows Wind chimes sing melodies While cool breezes play in the trees Laughter of children Their footsteps echoing their joys As they play games only they know Beneath the old oak tree And now I, as I look out my window I remember the joys of my youth Of ballet recitals,…

Victory

Waving wheat and golden shores Dancing with the summer wind All mixed together with Freedom sounds Of laughing children and celebratory revelry Sparklers waving and cannons booming The cares of life seem to fade away The joy of being American takes center stage Yet now this pride seems to be gone Replaced with a seething…

American Elections

Elections. Are we under a false sense of security? Have we convinced ourselves that electoral fraud can never happen? If that is the case, then we have deceived ourselves greatly. As long as there are crooked and sinful humans walking this planet, there will be electoral fraud perpetrated on the general populace by those who…

National Day of Repentance

Leadership. We need it. However, even though everyone flocks to charismatic leaders, they aren’t always the best ones for the job. The job at hand is an extremely tough one. It calls for someone who can persevere through the most severe attacks by the media and by people individually. It may even call for the…