From rhyme and free verse to narrative meditation, there will be something here for most tastes.
Don't expect to like it all or to find all the pieces 'comfortable' or 'nice' because there was little that was comfortable about that first Advent. The 'wise men' only appear in passing due to their being late to the party. And here we won't dabble with the villain of the piece - Herod doesn't feature at all.
Keith Wallis is an English poet and photographer who combines both to produce work that touches the emotions. He began submitting work for publication in the 1980’s. The small press magazines and anthologies of that era used his poetry and graphic work. Four small booklets followed: Wordsculptures Marketplace of Masks Real Tears and Crocodile Smiles Concrete Womb Joining Christianwriters.com in 2005 (and subsequently becoming a moderator) re-energised his writing. Recently work has been published by: RootsWorship, EveryDayPoets, PoetryMonthly International, Word Catalyst Magazine, The Cypress Times, Christian Poet's Pen, Perpetual Magazine, Bewildering Stories and he is 'Poet in Residence' at Ruby e-zine. blog: http://wordsculptures-keith.blogspot.com/
a River of Small Stones 1 Published November 11, 2013
another River of Small Stones Published November 11, 2013
still waters Published June 24, 2013
poems from the pit Published June 13, 2013
The early years Published July 06, 2012
Holy fruitbaskets in Celestial awe Published March 02, 2012
a River of Small Stones 3 Published January 28, 2012
A River of Small Stones ii Published August 22, 2011