DIABETES REGRETS AND GREEDIES

DIABETES REGRETS AND GREEDIE

Too late he noticed them leaving,

In time he was visibly grieving…

These didn’t stay

They just went away,

He wished he’d not been self-deceiving!

Medicine took some too,

He’d almost rather stay blue…

Sharp up and downs

And extra pounds—

He did what he had to do.

Acceptance gets harder and harder

Giving up implications of ardor…

There isn’t much left,

He feels bereft,

But paying for solutions would be murder!

–Jonathan Caswell

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About Jonathan Caswell

Poet, author, servant of God the Heavenly father and the Lord Jesus Christ...working out his salvation with fear and trembling. - Not trusting in his own deeds, but depending totally upon the finished sacrificial work of Jesus Christ to be, by God's reckoning, a new creature, clothed in Christ's righteousness...which mortal humankind can never attain by their own weak efforts, apart from faith in Christ's work on our behalf. - College-educated, yet wise enough to see that what a man does will not be his ultimate identity nor affect how God sees him or her. - Called by God to do a very difficult thing...apart from God's grace, mercy and strength...to love the sinner (which we all--by nature--are) but hate the sin, which is only paid through Christ, God's Son, - My own God-given gift is that of being a Poet..showing that in all parts of life...God has a loving part in it...as hard as that is to always understand or perceive...given life's realities! Come join me on my journey of discovery?.

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