Author: Ellen Grace Olinger

"He hath made every thing beautiful in his time..." From Ecclesiastes 3:11a (KJV).

Poems

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names and addresses
for dear friends
no longer on earth
old address book

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not yet written
in the overflowing book
cards and envelopes
with last known
addresses

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still wanting to remember
what may no longer
be current – places I was
people I knew

Ellen Grace Olinger

Time of Singing: A Journal of Christian Poetry
Volume 45  Number 1
Spring 2018

Verses from the Psalms

I will love thee, O Lord, my strength.

Psalm 18: 1 (KJV)

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Wait on the Lord:
be of good courage,
and he shall strengthen thine heart:
wait, I say, on the Lord.

Psalm 27: 14 (KJV)

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Thy statutes have been my songs
in the house of my pilgrimage.

Psalm 119: 54 (KJV)

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Ellen Grace Olinger