In the Shadow of His Wings



His mighty movements comprise awesome stuff,
Echoing through valley beyond furthest bluff.

I ponder miracles gazing at cloud’s cottony fluff,
Experiencing blessings, more than enough.

Devilish temptations and snares I boldly rebuff,
Maintaining a countenance far from gruff.

When the turbulent sea is unduly rough,
Because of His strength I grow tough.
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Submitted by mcwarren on March 13, 2021

Modified on April 25, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme AA AA AA AA
Closest metre Iambic hexameter
Characters 347
Words 52
Stanzas 4
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2

Melita Catalina Warren

I am a senior citizen, visual artist, and inspirational poet. My spiritual quest to know Jesus Christ intimately relates to many of my rhymes. However, I also write romantic rhymes and rhymes drawing from other topics. One of my goals is to illustrate my rhymes with my original drawings. more…

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