Drum Beats In The Distance

Drum Beats In The Distance Drum Beats In The Distance their echo in my mind verify their existence Like a runner’s pulse rate they quicken suddenly my heart with fear is stricken Because I see the hand writing on the wall and in the past this as meant bodies will fall These love notes from …

The Wind Harp Collection

A collection by N. Ford: Wind Harp – Pt. 1   When Hard Things Became Invisible Things – Wind Harp pt. 2   When People Stopped Being People – Wind Harp pt. 3   When I Started Using God as an ATM – Wind Harp pt. 4   When Living with Integrity Became Optional – …

Ideas And Executions

Actions, experiences, lessons, happiness – are at the corner of ideas and execution Brilliant ideas give way to remarkable achievements. Every marvelous thing around us today is born out of some unique, yet unbelievable idea- thought about, once upon a time. While ideas and innovations have led us to successful outputs, they are not restricted …

A Blessing In Disguise

A Blessing In Disguise* Sub zero cold is all a part of the Lord’s plan it gives me time to grow my inner man In silent reflection I realize I am light years away from his perfection As I watch the snow fall from the skies like frozen tears from an Angel’s eyes My mind …

Afterword – The Wind Harp

Afterword – The Wind Harp “Every creative work of the Spirit of God within the human soul is preceded by devastation; for the Spirit moves as a whirlwind, wrenching out the offending thing, and then follows as a warm breeze on a quiet sea. For as the heart yields to desire for Him, it finds …

When Came The Time To Build – Wind Harp pt. 6

When Came the Time to Build No matter where I live, I keep three or four hiding places. They’re never fancy, but simple little corners who promise an escape from the noise. They’re always outside, always away from man-made madness, and always a source of life. About a year after my personal little doomsday, I …

When People Stopped Being People – Wind Harp pt. 3

When People Stopped Being People My sister has long said one of her favorite things about me is that I talk to the people behind the cash register at places with cash registers – grocery stores, department stores, restaurants, etc.  After observing a five-minute exchange with a Kroger cashier called Barbara, my sister said to …