Resurrection's Song

Resurrection’s Song is a poem more about the passing of my grandmother and the grief that ebbs and flows through the seasons, than the tree in my backyard where her wind chimes hang. I hear them outside my window now, as I type…

The cold air undressed you
Left you bare, exposed to the freezing rain and blistering wind of December
And in the distance a train whistle blows…

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Infinite Earth, What's Happening- Rewritten Hymn

Infinite Earth, what’s happening
To all your resources?
Abundant once for our use,
Now very limited.

Littered Earth, smothered by trash,
The land gasping for air,
Mountains of plastic rise from sea,
And animals despair.

Vanishing Earth, you’re melting,
Because our policy,

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Holy, Holy, Holy- Rewritten Hymn

Holy Holy Holy
REWRITTEN WORDS: Carra Greer, Rev., 2018

Holy holy holy
Lover of diversity, painting us colors— black, brown, beige, ivory.
Each of us made wholly,
Parts of your identity,
God-breathed, created equal and free. 

Holy holy holy 
Mother of humanity,
Many in our country taken from family. Separated fully—

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