Karl Constantine FOLKES


Retired educator of Jamaican ancestry with a lifelong interest in composing poetry dealing particularly with the metaphysics of self-reflection; completed a dissertation in Children’s Literature in 1995 at New York University entitled: An Analysis of Wilhelm Grimm’s “Dear Mili” Employing Von Franzi…

The task and trials.
Each one of us encounters.
That is our mission.
Each one of us has to face.
Life’s journey with temptations.

Each one asked to be.
Servant of Divine Calling.
To live like Christ.
A life, when ended, to say:
“It is truly finished, Lord.”

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