Went to church this morning

A service of one

Let my spirit commune

With the father and son

As I sat in silence

The words began to come

So I wrote them down

To share with everyone


I still my mind

In its feverish pace

Put my feelings

In their rightful place

A life of SERENITY

I do embrace

Our time’s to short

To live like a race


Far too often

I missed the point

Burned myself

Like the end of a joint

Then used the resin

As a means to anoint

Made my vice

A leader to appoint


Now I know

Why I felt so empty

How much love

Comes from hemp seed

My mind is weak

And sin so tempting

The strength I need

Only found WITHIN me

About sardeneaux

Raised as a preacher's kid for most of his adolescence, Sam is a young man who has come value LOVE and AUTHENTICITY more than anything else. Through the creation of MoreThanGold he hopes to provide a space for personal growth that will inspire others to remember their true worth.

Posted on August 18, 2013, in Art, Church, Poetry, Reflections, Sam and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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