mother said I was born wicked-page 13: “YOU BOYS WILL SOON BE LEAVING
ACCORDING TO THIS LETTER I READ,
YU MAMA AND PAPA WILL SEND FI YU
BECAUSE I WILL SOON BE DEAD;
GRANNY SAID COLLY WILL TAKE US
TO OUR PARENTS IN ENGLAND,
TRY AND BEHAVE YOURSELF SHE SAID
“DAT EVERYTHING CAN GO AS PLANNED;
GRANNY WASHED ME IN A BARREL
AT THE SIDE OF THE SHACK,
I REMEMBER THAT COOL WATER
RUNNING DOWN MY BACK,
FROM THE RAIN IT WAS COLLECTED
AND FLOWED FROM THE ZINC,
TRICKLED INTO BARRELS
TO WASH WITH, OR TO DRINK,
SEVEN LONG YEARS IN JAMAICA HAD GONE
EVER SINCE THE TIME I WAS BORN,
TORN AWAY FROM PARENTAL GUIDE
REARED BY OTHERS, ...
Is God real? How can I know for sure that God is real?: We know that God is real because He has revealed Himself to us in three ways: in creation, in His Word, and in His Son, Jesus Christ.
The most basic proof of God’s existence is simply what He has made. “For since the creation of the world God's invisible qualities—his eternal power and divine nature—have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that men are without excuse” (Romans 1:20). “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.” (Psalm 19:1).
If I found a wristwatch in the middle of a field, I would not assume that it just “a...
Sleep driving: Didn’t sleep for five whole days
Yet attempted to drive my van,
Two hundred miles down the motorway
With heavy eyes of a sleeping man,
I started drifting slowly
Into deep and dangerous sleep,
My eye lids were like dumbbells
And awake I could not keep.
I stopped and drank some coffee
But that didn’t do any good,
If aphrodisiac had no effect on me
Then no other substance could.
The sleep of death engulfed me
And shackled me with a chain,
I fell asleep while driving
Swerving from lane to lane,
I felt my world going round and round
And the flapping of an angel’s wing,