Profile cover photo
Profile photo
Michelle Burger
18 followers
18 followers
About
Michelle's posts

Post has attachment
Almost Recollections
Soft tinkling tones reminded me Of one I used to be Cast free upon the face of heav'n Into eternity. My fingers danced in starlit sky I heard the angel cry "Behold, 'tis He who reigns above And bids the oceans dry!" I seem to know though through a haze The ...

Post has attachment
A Deeper Love
We lavish adoration much On cherished better half; We bow the knee to lucre, vice To lose our souls as chaff. For fortune too, we spend our souls Or seek the crowd's embrace. For admiration take we pains To show a perfect face. But stay a while - breathe in...

Post has attachment
Waiting by the Telephone
I wrote this poem as a result of individual circumstances in my life but I find it in hindsight rather fitting in describing the addiction we as a people harbor to social media and the applause of the world. May God grant us strength to overcome this epidem...

Post has attachment
Their Hope Shall Be Blasted
Grey skies and low temperatures often bring productivity to a halt and recently the dismal atmosphere led me to break from typical scripture study with my children and place Matthew on the back burner while bringing the teachings of Joseph Smith to the fore...

Post has attachment
The Tapestry Called Life
If my experiences in life prove anything akin to yours, I imagine my gentle reader must often ponder as to the meaning of seemingly baffling circumstances that might accompany this, your sojourn on earth.  Various learning moments, countless hours of cross ...

Post has attachment
Together Forever...Alone
Stenciled in gold above my bedroom's picture window reads the words "Together Forever."  It is a mantra to those of my faith and an expression of love and hope that families can exist in love and devotion not til death do us part but throughout the expanse ...

Post has attachment
Happily Rejected
Long, long ago in a high school far away there resided an adolescent Michelle, a lady in red who spent her Saturday nights on the dance floor and early mornings in the music room.  Many gentlemen vied for her favor and one fateful night she spied a young pr...

Post has attachment
Ode to the Shoe Store
This is neither an ode nor about a store. This is what happens when a natural born poet is feeling too sick to work but alas! Cannot sleep.  Enjoy! With love to Crystal Junior, who has the best collection of shoes I have ever seen. Oh mighty sneaker, soft a...

Post has attachment
Self Written Poetry
*Classic example of my trying to write a poem but the poem writing itself completely different from my intention.  Not sure where this came from and it will take me some study to fully comprehend it. The third stanza holds an interesting truth, though.   At...

Post has attachment
So it Begins
From well before the dawn of mortal time Intelligence excited from the throne Of Father, Lord of earth and heaven's clime. Bestirred into creation new beings shone - Not yet in form, His children start to wake As infant gods, before they're spirits, grown I...
Wait while more posts are being loaded